Native American Indian Jewelry - Navajo Bear Fetish Necklace

A Native American fetish is a stone or shell carving, usually in the image of an animal. Native American fetish necklaces use small fetishes that are drilled and strung like beads with fine shell, turquoise or jet heishi in between.

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Authentic Native American Bear Fetish Necklace by Navajo Corrine Ramirez

Length
27" end to end
Fetishes
11 handcarved bears that measure approximately 1 1/2" long
Stones
turquoise, pipestone, acoma jet, white marble, serpentine, agate, penn shell heishi, Read about stones
Artist
Corrine Ramirez, Navajo

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Authentic Native American Bear Fetish Necklace by Navajo Corrine Ramirez

Navajo Heishi Animal Fetish Necklace

Sterling silver cone ends and clasp.

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Authentic Native American Bear Fetish Necklace by Navajo Corrine Ramirez

Authentic Native American Bear Fetish Necklace by Navajo Corrine Ramirez

Authentic Native American Bear Fetish Necklace by Navajo Corrine Ramirez

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What is a Fetish?

Native American Jewelry Blog tips and iinformationA fetish is a rock carving of an animal that captures the spirit and the essence of the animal, not necessarily its exact detailed conformation. Indian fetishes can be carried or displayed. Those that are carried are often called pocket fetishes. Those that are displayed are called table fetishes. Zuni artists are the traditional fetish carvers but there are many talented Navajo carvers as well. The animals can vary but often include birds, bears, horses, mountain lions, turtles, foxes, wolves and many others. The stones usually used include turquoise, mother of pearl, pink shell, acoma jet, serpentine, pipestone and many others. 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 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.

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