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Serpentine Maiden
Michael Laweka - Zuni

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Authentic Native American Maiden Fetish Carving of Serpentine with turquoise and coral by Zuni Michael Laweka

Inlaid jet eyes, coral mouth and turquoise power spots.

Authentic Native American Maiden Fetish Carving of Serpentine with turquoise and coral by Zuni Michael Laweka

Authentic Native American Maiden Fetish Carving of Serpentine with turquoise and coral by Zuni Michael Laweka

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

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Authentic Native American Maiden Fetish Carving of Serpentine with turquoise and coral by Zuni Michael Laweka

material
serpentine, jet, turquoise, coral
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height
3 1/8"
width
1"
depth
3/4"
hallmarks
inscribed: ML ZUNI
artist
Michael Laweka, Zuni

Authentic Native American Maiden Fetish Carving of Serpentine with turquoise and coral by Zuni Michael Laweka

Authentic Native American Maiden Fetish Carving of Serpentine with turquoise and coral by Zuni Michael Laweka

What is a 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, Serpentine , 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.
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