This pendant is sterling silver and inlaid with 2 mother-of-pearl bears, turquoise moon, spiny oyster owl, stabilized sugilite heart, Mojave green cactus and 4 fish of turquoise, spiny oyster, and phosphosiderite. The accent stones are lapis, red coral, jet, turquoise and malachite. Each image is individually hand-carved by Andrew Shows, and then it takes 17 steps to complete each piece. Each carving holds mythical symbolism.
It is shown on 9 strands of turquoise-colored Czech glass beads with natural stone accents of turquoise, black onyx, lapis, malachite, spiny oyster, red coral, riverstone, purple spiny oyster, and Mojave green. It is 16" long with a 3" sterling silver chain for adjustability. The hook and cones are sterling silver that were made by Turza Shows.
bears-strength, courage and long life
moon-your dreams and hidden desires
heart-realization that you are never alone
cactus-stability and grounding
own-wisdom and insight
weight of pendant 50 3/4 grams
weight of beads 88 grams
cost of pendant $460.00
cost of beads $235.00
size of pendant 2 3/8" wide X 3 1/4" tall (including 3/4" bale) X 1/8" depth
size of beads 16" long plus 3" chain X 7/8" diameter