Bear White Marble Carved Stone Animal Fetish
This lovely white Marble stone bear figurine carving is 2.8 inches long by 1.45 inch wide and 1.9 inches tall.
This white Marble comes from the Philippines.
A fetish is a small stone carving of an animal that is believed to have magical powers or has the ability to protect its owner.
The Bear is the symbol of maternal protection, as well as strength, courage, power and honor. A bear fetish is believed to lighten emotional burdens. Many civilizations have myths regarding bears, from the Greeks and the Celts to the Ainu of northern Japan and the tribes of North America.