Fetish Pottery by Lena Boone
Created by Lena Boone, daughter of Edna Leki, is this fetish pot. They are used by the medicine society to keep ceremonial objects. Currently there are only two artists in Zuni who create fetish pots for the medicine society – Lena Boone and Marvelita Phillips.
This work features 10 carvings all together, eight bound to the pot and two inside the pot, all carved of lovely materials like leopard marble, serpentine, onyx, marble, found stone, purple fluorite, angelite and turquoise. The pot features Bear, Eagle, Badger, Bobcat, Mole, Turtle and Wolf This fetish pot is about 8" in diameter and 4 1/2" tall and covered with crushed turquoise.
Extra shipping charges will apply due to fragility factor. - $360.00