Orange Alabaster Turtle by Brandon Phillips SWT-0096


 This brilliant alabaster Zuni fetish Turtle was created by the artist, Brandon Phillips. This Turtle has an Orange Alabaster base with inlaid turquoise spots along the shell and as the eyes of the turtle. The details of this creature are intricately carved into the relief. 

The Turtle Zuni Fetish represents Longevity, Fertility, Home, and Reliability. The Native Americans believed the turtle stood as the symbol for Mother Earth. As a turtle wades through unknown waters so shall you if you posses this fetish. The gentle creature is said to help guides those going through life's obstacles, so be sure to add this Turtle to your collection. As a brilliant orange turtle this carving gives any room a pop of color.

Materials & Measurements:

  • Orange Alabaster with Inlaid Turquoise Stones
  • The Turtle weighs approximately 0.6 oz
  • The Turtle measures approximately 1.5" tall by 1.3" wide by 1.5" depth

(Color and Matrix may vary due to monitor settings, lighting and natural properties of each paint color)