Zuni Fetish Turquoise Coral Turtle Signed Carl Estate

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  • Item Category: Ethnic, Folk & Native American Art
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Mar 26,2008
  • Channel: Online Auction

Zuni Native American Indian Green Serpentine Turquoise Coral Jet Turtle Fetish Signed Carl Estate

This wonderful green serpentine turtle fetish was carved by Zuni artist Carl Estate. The artist's initials are carved on the bottom of the turtle. The turtle measures 1 inch long, 1 inch wide and 3/8 inch tall. The turtle has a beautiful Zuni tuquoise, jet, coral design on the turtle's shell. T are also 4 turquoise inlay dots surrounding the Zuni design. The turtle has turquoise inaly eyes. A gift box is included with purchase.

The turtle represents the oldest symbol of Mother Earth, a long and meaningful life. American Indians have used fetishes throughout history, especially the Southwestern Indians. A fetish is considered to have magical powers.

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