This is a Zuni fetish by Bryan Lastyone. This Bear is crafted from Picasso Marble with Turquoise inlay. This piece is signed by Bryan and is signed Zuni NM 2012.
The fetish measures approximately 3 inches front to back and is approximately 1 5/8 inches tall. Total weight of this fetish is 191.1 grams.
The Bear is the Guardian of the West and has the power to heal and transform human passions into true wisdom. Zuni believe that Bear is invaluable whenever one is faced with change and transition and that it can be an ally when attempting to resolve conflict, forgive oneself or others for errors of the past.