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Lena Boone

Zuni Spirits is proud to represent a variety of Zuni fetish carvers, including Lena Boone! Zuni fetishes are treasures from the talented artisans of Zuni Pueblo, NM! We appreciate your interest in Zuni fetishes.  Collecting them is a passion we share! Zuni Spirits is celebrating 13 years of online web-gallery representation of Zuni fetish carvings! Lena Booneis just one of the talented artisans whose work you'll find often at Zuni Spirits! Zuni Spirits is proud to represent a variety of Zuni fetish carvers, including Lena Boone!


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In the old times when the Zuni religion was first developing and the migrations to find the Center Place were ongoing, the warriors, priests and the religious orders found stones that without carvnig them resembled the animals of the six sacred directions. They are called accretion fetishes because of the actions and erosion by wind, rain, sun and snow slowly shape the stones naturally.


Lena has found a local stone that appears volcanic in nature and in the vague shape of a frog. It is rather heavy and weighs in at 6.1 ounces. She inlaid the eyes of Sleeping Beauty turquoise and the carving is unsigned which is more often than not typical to carver and family. This is a great example of Zuni old style carving from one of our favorite carvers. Thanks, Lena!


If you would like to read more about the frog's characteristics and attributes click here. And click here to hear "frog" in Shiwi, the language of Zuni.




    Video: No, but view other videos here.
    Price: $150.
    Zuni Carver: Lena Boone
    Item: Accretion Frog
    Material: Found Stone
    Weight: 6.1 ounces
    Dimensions: 2 3/4"L x 1 1/2"T x 2 5/8"W
    Signed: NO
    Domestic Shipping costs: $10.00 + depending on your location
    Plus 6.75% state sales tax to Texas residents!

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The Zuni Fetish Story

If you're new to Zuni fetish collecting and interested in learning more about them, we have written a short article about Zuni fetishes and what they mean to the Zuni culture. CLICK HERE to read the article on Zuni fetishes.

Zuni Fetish Meanings

We've written this article to inform Zuni fetish collectors about the specific meanings and attributes of the more traditional Zuni fetish carvings. CLICK HERE to read the article on Zuni fetish meanings.

The Zuni Language

If, as a Zuni fetish collector, you haven't had the opportunity visit Zuni Pueblo but would enjoy hearing some words in the Zuni language, we hope you'll findthis article interesting and informative. CLICK HERE and turn up your volume to enjoy!

The Zuni Spirits Blog

In an effort to keep our collectors informed of new arrivals, posts of interest to Zuni fetish collectors, the latest critters to visit our east Texas woods, rants, raves and rambles will be published HERE at the Zuni Spirits Blog. You may subscribe (& unsubscribe) at this link.





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