Robert Sunbear, Lakota
Roaming land and sea the long lived turtle,
carries the weight of the world on its back. The symbolism of the turtle was honored by the Northern Plains tribes because it represented good health, longevity and perseverance.
This elegantly casual setting is crafted from sterling silver and inlaid with natural earth pigment and buffalo horn inlay making up the colors of the
. The pendant measures 3/4-inches in diameter and displayed on an 18-inch chain with spring claps closure.