She is delicately carved by Danette Laate of gold lip mother of pearl. She has turquoise dots inlaid around the edges of her wings and inlaid jet eyes.
Size: 1.25" H x 1" L x .25" W
Every spring in Zuni Pueblo, the Butterfly Maidens dance around the time that the flowers bloom.
Traditionally, Zuni carvings are symbolically fed cornmeal. Each Zuni fetish comes in a box with a descriptive card and a tiny bit of corn meal to tide them over until they reach you.