Strong Bear With Alternating Heartline

By Bernard Laiwakete

Animal: Bear, Material: Picasso Marble
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A bear's medicine encompasses qualities like strength, healing, hunting and gathering. Carved from a handsome piece of Picasso marble, Bernard Laiwakete's strong Bear (or Medicine-bear) is about 4 1/4" long, 1 3/8" wide and 3" tall. An exquisite inlaid turquoise alternating heartline and eyes are present. The heartline represents the breath or essence of an animal.