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Ivory Rock (Calcite) / Turquoise Bear with Fish by Gibbs Othole

Gibbs Othole

Ivory Rock (Calcite) / Turquoise Bear with Fish by Gibbs Othole

$ 600.00

A plump cream colored ivory rock, calcite bear carved by Gibbs Othole with lapis inlaid eyes holding firmly to it's catch; a big well defined turquoise salmon with lapis inlaid eyes. There is an offering bundle circling the girth featuring a dark mother-of-pearl arrowhead. The Zuni believe the Creator made the bear to be a guardian for mankind. The bear is endowed with curative powers, strength, adaptability & courage - powers that can influence both the spiritual & physical realm.
Artist: Gibbs Othole (signed)
Size: Including Fish: 4-1/2 in. long x 2-1/8 in. wide x 2-1/4 in. tall
#53634

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