Bobcat/Lynx/Wildcat are prey hunting animals of the South. The Zuni use them when hunting antelope.
Bobcat medicine is that they are elusive, intelligent and also represent clairvoyance and is a secret keeper.
A bobcat carved of Elk Antler is inlaid with blue Lapis. An impressive offering bundle is composed of a hand carved bird made of Carico Lake Turquoise inlaid with Lapis eyes. The beads are natural Mediterranean Coral and faceted Tibetan Turquoise. The nose, ears and tail are burnished to give color and detail.
Artist: Troy Sice
Signed: Troy Sice Zuni copyright 2023 2/6/2023 @ 6 PM
About: 1 1/4"t by 1 1/8"w by 1 1/2"l