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Darrin Boone - Zuni Bear Fetish Carving

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 Authentic Native American Bear Fetish of Picasso marble by Zuni Darrin Boone

Sunface of inlaid turquoise, coral, mother of pearl, and jet.

Material
Picasso marble, turquoise, coral, jet, mother of pearl, Read about stones
sinew (thread made from animal tendon)
Length
1 1/2"
Height
1 1/4"
Width
3/4"
Hallmarks
inscribed: Darrin Boone Zuni N.M.
Artist
Darrin Boone, Zuni

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

Authentic Native American Bear Fetish of Picasso marble by Zuni Darrin Boone

Medicine bundle of a brilliant mother of pearl arrowhead.

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"Sunshine"
Darrin Boone - Zuni
Bear Fetish Carving

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Paula says - "This special bear appears to be emerging right out of the rocks - wonderful creative use of the Picasso marble by Darrin Boone. The inlaid sunface and infectious turquoise grin are like rays of sunshine to brighten anyone's day!

Authentic Native American Bear Fetish of Picasso marble by Zuni Darrin Boone

Authentic Native American Bear Fetish of Picasso marble by Zuni Darrin Boone

Inlaid turquoise eyes and mouth.

Authentic Native American Bear Fetish of Picasso marble by Zuni Darrin Boone

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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. Read more about fetishes.

Indian Bear Symbolism

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.

What is a Medicine Bundle?

Many fetishes have a medicine bundle, offering bundle, or adornment tied onto the animal that consists of 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.

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