Elton Kaamasee carved this Zuni grandpa holding an ear of corn from antler. The grandpa is wearing feathers on his head, has inlaid jet eyes and mouth, detailed straight bangs and long hair that goes halfway down his back. He is wrapped in a blanket and is holding an ear of corn that has inlaid turquoise kernels. The base he is standing on has four ears of corn with inlaid turquoise kernels.
Size: 4.75" H x 1.75" L x .75" W
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.