Large Standing Bear with Turquoise Necklace by Claudia Peina Zuni Fetish
Here's a fun smiling bear fetish made from deer antler by Zuni carver Claudia Peina. The bear is the guardian fetish of the West. He represents strength and self-knowledge. He is a spiritual guide and carries within him supernatural powers. The bear is a powerful healing fetish. This talented bear is happy all of the time! The artist has carved her signature on the bottom. This bear will make you want to make you smile along all day long!
Antler, Jet & Coral (Deer were not harmed - Elk and deer shed their antlers each year.)
This bear fetish measures 2" tall, 1.1" wide and 0.5" deep.
This bear fetish was carved at Zuni Pueblo, New Mexico by the artist, Claudia Peina.