Hummingbird fetish necklace made by Choctaw artist Robert Kaniatobe(1936-1998). Eight hand-carved fossilized ivory fetishes strung with beads, ancient Mali clay, hand carved jasper, agate, Baltic amber, shell, bone, quartz crystal, horn, brass, copper, sterling silver and old Venetian and Czech trade beads dating back to the 1600s. Fetishes have brass eyes and beaks.
Cisco’s complies with all State and Federal regulations regarding the commerce of ivory.
PERIOD: Mid 20th century
ORIGIN: Choctaw, Robert Kaniatobe
SIZE: 29" shortest strand, 34" longest strand, fetishes 2 1/4"