Measurements: 1 5/8 inches long, 1 1/4 inches tall, just under 1 inch wide
Stones: Belgian Marble, Turquoise, Red Coral
Artist: Calvert Bowannie Signed: Yes. "C B"
The raven represents one of the 2 fetishes that have innate healing powers. The other healing fetish is the horse. It is said that the beak of the raven is drawn across the afflicted person's forehead to release the healing powers.
American Indians have used fetishes throughout history, especially the Southwestern Indians.
A fetish is considered to have magical powers.