Gloria Chattin Double Shell Maidens Zuni Fetish
Artist: Zuni Fetish Carver Gloria Chattin
Medium: Elegant natural Mother of Pearl shell/ Inlaid jet dragonflies on one side of shawls/ Jet cornstalks on other side. Turquoise, coral, spiny oyster shell and lapis appointments / Jet eyes and mouths on both. Sodalite base with turquoise chips.
Size: 3 1/2" H x 2 1/4" Across x 1 1/8" Deep
The Maidens are highly revered on the pueblos for having driven the witches off that came to steal the villages' sacred corn!