Authentic Zuni Corn Maiden Shell Carving
In Native American culture, corn is the very symbol of life. The Corn Maiden, the grandmother of the sun and the light, brought this gift. The Corn Maiden brings the power of life to the people. As the corn is given life by the sun, the Corn Maiden brings the fire of the sun into the human bodies, making them as the creator designed them to be. Superbly hand carved Zuni Corn Maiden from natural shell. Approximately 2 3/4 inches tall and 3/4 inch wide.