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Fetish

Object Number:94-16-7
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Zuni
Provenience: New Mexico
Zuni Pueblo
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Maker: Carnelia Snow
Date Made: Circa 1994
Early Date: 1993
Late Date: 1994
Section:American
Materials:Turquoise
Jet
Coral
Shell
Sinew
Technique:Carved
Sanded
Buffed
Inlay
Iconography:Bear
Height: 1.05 cm
Length: 2.85 cm
Width: 4.2 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Pueblo of Zuni Arts & Crafts, 1994

Description

Turquoise bear with inlaid jet eyes. Shell arrow, three turquoise and two red coral beads attached to mid-section with sinew string. Carved feet details.

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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