An exquisite Zuni Wolf Fetish carved from Honey Onyx wth Turquoise eyes and Coral, Jet, and Turquoise prayer bundle.
The Zuni believe the Wolf to be the guardian of the east. A pack animal and an ally of man, the wolf fetish represents Loyalty, Family, and Tribe.
Artist Michael Mahooty comes from a long line of Zuni Fetish Carvers. The Mahooty family is known for using a wide range of materials and accentuating the natural detail within the stone.