Large Pipestone Bear Fetish, by Cliff Fragua
Pipestone and Mixed Marbles Stone Sculpture
Bears are considered sacred and powerful keepers of medicine and healing, and used in many Native American cultures' ceremonies. Cliff carves in a more contemporary form, reflecting the early fetish carvings of the Puebloan ancestors.
Feather and turquoise wrap-around bundle
- 3.5" x 7" x 1.5"
By Cliff Fragua, Jemez Pueblo, New Mexico