Heartline Bear Fetish Necklace
In Zuni culture a fetish embodies the animal spirit. The Bear is the guardian and master of the west. His fetish represents healing and protection amplified by the red 'heartline' which symbolizes life force.
Material: Branch coral, jet, turquoise, sterling silver
Measurements: 27" inter. circ. Largest Bear is 1.75" long.
Age: C. 1970