Black Bear - Turquoise Arrow & Silver Feathers - Pendant
Carved from jet, this bear pendant has two sterling silver feathers and measures 2 inches from the top of the bale and 1- 1/2 inches across. It is (jet) black (jet) a turquoise heart line for longevity.
Turquoise is perhaps the oldest stone in man's history, the talisman of kings, shamans, and warriors. It is a stone of protection, strong and opaque, yet soothing to the touch, healing to the eye, as if carved from an azure heaven and slipped to earth.
The Bear symbol was important as it represented a protector and symbolized courage, physical strength and leadership.Bears are strong, agile, and quick. The black bear and the Grizzly were native to North America. The meaning of the BearSymbol was to signify a good omen and convey authority.