Chad Quandelacy Double Sided Bear/Maiden/Inlaid Mosaic Heart Zuni Fetish
Artist: Zuni fetish carver Chad Quandelacy
Medium: Tijillite Bear with Maiden on one side and inlaid heart pattern on opposite side/ Maiden has turquoise face with jet eyes and mouth. Apple coral, lapis, turquoise and jet appointments on shawl with jet dragonflies. Bear has inlaid turquoise eyes. Opposite side has large mosaic heart pattern with inlaid Mother of pearl, turquoise, denim lapis, spiny oyster, jet, lapis, sponge apple coral and more! / Jet base
Size: 3 1/4" H x 2 3/8" Across x 7/8" Wide
Unique! Medicine Bear for power and strength and good medicine/ The Maidens are highly revered in the pueblo culture/ stunning mosaic heart design!
This is a beauty! Collectible!
Chad calls his creations "Beardens!" Bear/Maiden