Chad Quandelacy "Bearden" Double Sided Bear and Maiden w/Mosaic Inlay Zuni Fetish
Artist: Zuni fetish carver Chad Quandelacy
Medium: Turquoise Bear with Maiden on one side and inlaid floral pattern on opposite side/ Maiden has denim lapis face with jet eyes and coral mouth. Apple coral appointments on shawl with jet crosses/stars. Bear has inlaid turquoise eyes. Opposite side has large mosaic floral pattern with inlaid Mother of pearl and Turquoise!
Size: 2 7/8" H x 2 1/2" Across x 5/8" Wide
Unique! Medicine Bear for power and strength and good medicine/ The Maidens are highly revered in the pueblo culture/ stunning mosaic floral design!
This is a beauty! Collectible!
Chad calls his creations "Beardens!" Bear/Maiden