HK Item #FC503

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Roy Davis, Navajo
- Wolf Fetish Carving

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Authentic Native American Wolf Fetish Carving from jet by Navajo Roy Davis

material
jet, turquoise, coral, mother of pearl, shell heishi, Read about stones
sinew (thread made from animal tendon)
size
2 3/4" long
1 1/4" tall
3/4" wide
hallmarks
none
artist
Roy Davis, Navajo

Authentic Native American Wolf Fetish Carving from jet by Navajo Roy Davis

Medicine bundle with mother of pearl arrowhead, turquoise and coral nuggets and shell heishi all tied with sinew.

"Loyalty"
Roy Davis, Navajo
Wolf Fetish - #FC503

$68 plus s/h

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Authentic Native American Wolf Fetish Carving from jet by Navajo Roy Davis

Authentic Native American Wolf Fetish Carving from jet by Navajo Roy Davis

Jet wolf with inlaid turquoise eyes.

Authentic Native American Wolf Fetish Carving from jet by Navajo Roy Davis

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What is an Animal Fetish?

Native American Jewelry and Fetish Carving BooksA fetish is a carving of an animal that captures the spirit and the essence of the animal, not necessarily its exact detailed conformation. Fetishes are carved from many types of stone, wood, antler, shell and other materials. Often the eyes and spots of adornment, called power spots, inset pieces of contrasting stones such as turquoise, jet and coral.
Read more about fetishes.

Wolf Symbolism

Wolf represents good work ethic, caution, healing and protection. Pueblo tribes associate Wolf with the color red and the South guardian 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 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.

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