This unique cornmaiden is carved from Magnesite by Zuni artist Ed Lementino.
Corn Maiden assures The Zuni people a plentiful harvest.
The cornmaiden originates from the Zuni culture in Western New Mexico. Many Zuni artist continue the traditional Zuni craft of Fetish carving to this day and sell their art throughout the southwest including Santa Fe, Gallup and Albuquerque.
The piece measures 1 and 3/4 inches tall.