This is a Zuni handcrafted fetish by Bernard Laiwakete. This Bear inspired fetish is crafted from Marble with Turquoise eyes and Heartline. This piece is signed by Bernard noted as BL and is signed Zuni.
The fetish measures approximately 2 3/8 inches tall. Total weight of this piece is 135.8 grams.
The Bear is the guardian of the west and has the power to heal and transform human passions into true wisdom. It is believed that the 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.