Native American Zuni Bear Fetish Carving

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HK Item #FB387
"Green Peace"
Bernard Laiwakete - Zuni Bear Fetish Carving

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Native American Bear Fetish carving of labradorite 

Labradorite bear with turquoise inlaid eyes.

Material
Labradorite, turquoise,
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Length
2 1/2"
Height
7/8"
Width
5/8"
Artist
Bernard Laiwakete, Zuni

Native American Indian Jewelry and Fetish Carving booksBernard Laiwakete 's work is featured in Zuni Fetishes and Carvings by Kent McManis.

Native American Bear Fetish carving of labradorite

Native American Bear Fetish carving of labradorite

"Green Peace"
Bernard Laiwakete - Zuni
Bear Fetish Carving

FB387 - $105 SOLD

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Paula says -

"This bear is cool and calm and when the light is right it brings out a peaceful green glow."

Native American Bear Fetish carving of labradorite

Dime above shows scale of carving.

Native American Bear Fetish carving of labradorite

The glow turns to shadow with angle of light.

Native American Bear Fetish carving of labradorite

Inlaid turquoise eyes.

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Native American Jewelry Blog tips and iinformationWhat is a Fetish? A fetish is a rock carving of an animal that captures the spirit and the essence of the animal, not necessarily its exact detailed conformation. A fetish represents relationship and unity. Read more about fetishes.

Bear is considered the most powerful of all of the animals and is one of the most popular subjects of fetish carvers. Bear is a spiritual guide and represents strength and self-knowledge. He also has supernatural powers, great healing powers. Bear is a symbol deliberate action, introspection, soul and insight for the past and the future. The Bear is the guardian of the West an is one of the animals of the Six Directions.

LABRADORITE is a variety of feldspar that in dim light it shows grey or dark green colors and in bright light appears sea blue, gold and green. It is believed that Labradorite gemstone brings joy and kindness and provide variety and good fortune. It energizes and provide a balanced mental plane and also heals infections. It is said to raise level of consciousness and act as a barrier against all negative energies.


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