Carl Etsate Cedar Zuni Fetish Corn Maiden
Artist: Zuni Fetish carver Carl Etsate
Medium: Cedar wood burned Maiden with Jet eyes with turquoise in center and pipestone mouth/ Turquoise necklace/ adorned with jet and turquoise appointments
Size: 3" H x 3/4" W x 5/8" Deep
The Corn Maidens are highly revered in the Pueblo culture for having driven off the witches that came to steal the villages' sacred corn.
Cedar is used for protection.