Zuni_Fetish Carving - Zuni Dragonfly CORN MAIDEN / OLLA MAIDEN - Turquoise - Vicki Quandelacy

  • $140.00

Native American Art - 100% Authentic Zuni Fetish - Stunning 2-Sided Turquoise Corn/Olla Maiden carved by Zuni artist Vicki Quandelacy. The Maiden is carrying Lapis water in an offering jar. She is accented with Turquoise, Lapis, and Coral power spots and etched Dragonflies. Maiden sits on a white marble base.

The Corn Maiden is the Grandmother of the Sun and The Grandmother of the Light. In the Pueblo Indian culture, corn is the symbol of life; the Corn Maiden brought the gift of corn. The Corn Maiden represents strength, creation, and wisdom.

Olla Maidens represent the real Zuni women of the past that went back and forth from the spring to the home carrying large jars of water on their heads. The Olla Maiden represents strength and nourishment.

Dragonfly is the messenger who carries prayers to Spirit World.

Artist: Vicki Quandelacy
Stone: Turquoise, Lapis, Coral, Jet, Gold Lip Mother of Pearl, Marble
Size: Approx. 1 1/2" long, 2 1/4" tall, 3/4" wide

Collector card included.

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