Bear Ring Fetish Carving by Maxx Laate
Artist: Maxx Laate is a self-taught Zuni fetish carver who focuses on fine detail. He carves animals from deer antler, fossilized walrus teeth, apple coral and unique stones. His carving subjects range from birds and bears t lobsters depending on what spirits he sees in each piece of antler or stone.
Cultural Affiliation: Zuni
Details: Elk antler