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Zuni fetishes are small carvings made from various materials by the zuni people. These carvings have traditionally served a ceremonial purpose for their creators and depict animals and icons integral to their culture. As a form of contemporary native american art, they are sold with secular intentions to collectors worldwide. According to zuni mythology, the bear fetish is the guardian of the west and has the power to heal and transform human passions into true wisdom. American indians have used fetishes throughout recorded history. All bear fetishes are powerful but the white bear is the most powerful medicine bear. Bear fetishes are said to perform some of the most important healing roles at zuni. While beliefs concerning owl fetishes differ by tribe, zunis believe that they are home protectors. For a more detailed and comprehensive list on fetishes and their meanings, please contact us and we will be happy to provide you with more information. American indians have used fetishes throughout recorded history. Fetish carvings are believed to hold magical powers and protect the owner or craftsmen from various problems of mind or body. The zuni indian fetish must be taken care of and are given offerings of cornmeal and kept in special turquoise encrusted fetish pots or pouches. Zuni fetish bear animal carvings! For the zuni, the bear is an animal endowed with strength, adaptability, courage and healing in both the physical and spiritual realms. The use of fetishes by the zuni dates to before columbus landed in the americas. All southwestern tribes use fetishes, but the zuni have always had the reputation for being the most skillful at carving them. Phone 952 484-6153 zuni fetish gallery 15240 n 12th st phoenix, az 85022. I am an online-only company located in the zuni mountains just 20 miles from the zuni pueblo and i work directly with the carvers and artists. We offer quality, one of a kind zuni fetishes, many are made from natural turquoise, lapis and variscite that i supply to the artists. Native american indian bear fetishes hand made bear fetish by navajo, zuni and other indian tribes.