This is a Zuni handcrafted fetish by Rick Kallestewa. This Bear fetish is created with Marble and has food and gifts of White Marble and Turquoise. This piece is signed by Rick noted as R Kallestewa and is signed Zuni NM.
The fetish measures approximately 1 7/8 inches tall including the bundle and is approximately 3 inches front to back.
Total weight of this piece is 167.5 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.