Ramirez Navajo Horse Fetish
|Paula says - "Do you know a couple that's joined at the hip? Are you and your other so busy that you only touch bases as you are coming and going? A double horse carving makes an excellent gift for wedding or anniversary. A great little computer ornament to remind you of your buddy!"|
Approximately 1" long.
Very small double horse fetishes hand-carved by Navajo artist Corrine Ramirez from stones including serpentine, fishrock, gaspeite, white marble, Picasso marble, turquoise, pipestone, pink mussel shell, argite, jet. Read about stones. Each pair has an offering bundle.
What is a Medicine Bundle?
Many fetishes have a medicine bundle, offering bundle, or adornment tied onto
the animal that consists of turquoise nuggets, coral seed beads, shell heishi,
feathers and other stone pieces. The bundle may be an offering to the fetish,
to used evoke the spirit of the fetish or to increase the strength of a fetish.
Indian Horse Symbolism
The Horse Spirit inspires our dreams, awakens passion, carries us far and fast, and brings us close to our instinctual and authentic nature. Horse enables us to move beyond our limitations and run freely. Spirit or Medicine Horses were and are extremely helpful in guidance, healing, protection and ceremony. Horse represents wisdom, physical power and unearthly power. Horse enables healers to travel in Spirit energy, using Horse to help guide them to the answer. Horse symbols can express our magical side. Horse is also known as a symbol of freedom and independence.