Medicine Bear Of Ammonite

By Kenric Laiwakete

Animal: Bear, Material: Ammonite
This offering is sold.
Kenric Laiwakete's not-to-be-missed Bear (or Medicine-bear) is carved of ammonite, a fossiliferous marble. This fetish has turquoise inlaid eyes and a heartline. About 1 1/2" tall, 1/2" wide and 2" long. Bear (Anshe) was the principal animal for the Pueblo People and they are the most prevalent subject of Zuni fetishes.