zf000574Regular price $32.00 Save $-32.00
Jesus Espino did a wonderful job on this fish that he carved from pink mussel shell. We love how he carved the eyes that seem to be looking right at you. The gills, scales, tail and fins are all detailed. It has a lovely bend to the shape.
Size: 1" H x 3" L x .125" W
Like all of our four-legged, winged, slithering, and crawling relatives, the finned ones are millions of years older than human beings. While a source of nourishment for many of us, they are also like the canary in the mine when it comes to understanding the health and vitality of the waters.
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.