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Fetish

Object Number:94-16-15
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Zuni
Provenience: New Mexico
Zuni Pueblo
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Maker: Colvin Peina
Date Made: Circa 1994
Early Date: 1993
Late Date: 1994
Section:American
Materials:Serpentine
Turquoise
Pigment
Technique:Carved
Sanded
Buffed
Inlay
Iconography:Bear
Height: 2.7 cm
Length: 8.3 cm
Width: 4 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Pueblo of Zuni Arts & Crafts, 1994

Description

Tan standing bear with brown speckles and turquoise inlaid eyes. Six inlaid turquoise stones around neck and five on chest forming a semi-circle. Black filled mouth and claws.

Bibliography:

[Book] Ostler, James, and Rodee, Marian E. 1991. The Zuni Carvers of Zuni.. The Maxwell Museum of Anthropology and the Pueblo of Zuni Arts and Crafts. Actual CitationView Objects related to this Actual Citation

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