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Zuni Sun Face Corn Maiden Indian Carving

James Cheama

Zuni Sun Face Corn Maiden

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$ 164.99

Very special corn maiden Hand Carved from a lovely specimen of marble featuring a multi-stone inlaid sun face, squash blossom necklace, red coral, turquoise, malachite and lapis inlays and incising and etching details throughout. The Sun Face is an ancient symbol in Zuni culture, where it represents the sacred Sun Father. The Zuni have always honored the Sun’s vital role in the cycling of seasons and the success of crops, recognizing that the Sun’s warmth sustains life, enables growth, and brings joy and prosperity to the people. The symbol’s round motif depicts the Sun with a forehead split down the middle to reflect the eternal balance between sunrise and sunset. Order this museum quality maiden carving and experience the magic and mystery of owning a Zuni corn maiden. Signed James Cheama. 4" tall- 1 3/4" wide (base)- 1 3/8" deep (base). 100% money back satisfaction guarantee.

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