Hand Carved Alabaster Navajo Fetish Bear Figurine By Artist Ben Livingston SX108872

Regular Price: $89.98

Special Price $44.99

Availability: In stock

MATERIALS

Real Alabaster, Turquoise, Coral, and Feathers.

MEASUREMENTS

Figurine measures approximately 2-1/4" tall, 1-1/4" wide and is 3-5/8" long (front to back).

DESCRIPTION:

Take advantage of the great price on this amazing figurine! This piece of Native American Pottery is Navajo hand crafted by artist Ben Livingston, out of real Alabaster, Turquoise, Coral, Jasper, and Feathers. The Alabaster stone is hand carved into an adorable Bear fetish, and inlaid Turquoise creates the Bear's eyes. Feathers, Turquoise, and Coral beads can be seen accenting the figurine for a dazzeling finish. In Native American beliefs, the bear symbolizes physical strength, leadership, and is known as the "first helper".

Turquoise is the birthstone of December. It is believed that turquoise tends to bring good fortune, strength and helps overcome illness. Turquoise got its name from the Levantine traders called Turks who brought the stone to Europe from Persia via Turkey centuries ago. Native Americans have prized turquoise since the time of the Aztecs, who mined it in New Mexico. The natural variations that occur in turquoise are part of its appeal and beauty.

Corals are known to be very soothing and very protective. Coral is of an organic origin; it is the skeletal remains of marine animals called Coral Polyps. Colonies of these tiny creatures build branching structures as they grow, gradually forming reefs and atolls.

Additional Info

Additional Info
SKU SX108872
Material Details Real Alabaster, Turquoise, Coral, and Feathers.
Measurements and Info Figurine measures approximately 2-1/4" tall, 1-1/4" wide and is 3-5/8" long (front to back).
Stamped None
Categories Pottery
Artist Ben Livingston
Tribe Navajo
Setting Type No
Number Of Stones No
Item Color No
Item Color Primary No
Item Color Secondary Coral, Turquoise
Animal or Symbol Bear

Reviews

Customer Reviews See all Reviews

 
1
 
2
 
3
 
4
 
5

NativeAmericanJewelry.com is rated 4.93 out of 5 stars from 319 reviews

  •  
    1
     
    2
     
    3
     
    4
     
    5
    Earrings
    Posted by Pat P. | Reviewing NativeAmericanJewelry.com | Posted on
    They are what I expected, they were ship out and arrived on time! I just love them, will be ordering again!
  •  
    1
     
    2
     
    3
     
    4
     
    5
    Pendant
    Posted by Marlene R. | Reviewing NativeAmericanJewelry.com | Posted on
    Love my new Zuni woodpecker pendant. Transaction went smoothly, and pendant arrived promptly. Very pleased, and will definitely be back.
  •  
    1
     
    2
     
    3
     
    4
     
    5
    sterling ring multicolor
    Posted by Maria letizia R. | Reviewing NativeAmericanJewelry.com | Posted on
    The ring is fantastic;immediately shipped after the order. 100% positive.I'll surely purchase again in future.
  •  
    1
     
    2
     
    3
     
    4
     
    5
    Turquoise necklace
    Posted by Ellen W. | Reviewing NativeAmericanJewelry.com | Posted on
    Lovely and well constructed. Large enough to wear on its own but will look great with layering necklaces
  •  
    1
     
    2
     
    3
     
    4
     
    5
    Very happy
    Posted by Vickie C. | Reviewing NativeAmericanJewelry.com | Posted on
    Everything was expected great experience
per page
Page:
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. ...
  7. 64

You may also be interested in the following product(s)

Super Buff Sterling Silver Gold Jewelry Polishing Cloth

Super Buff Sterling Silver Gold Jewelry Polishing Cloth

Regular Price: $16.98

Special Price $8.49