Round Dance of the Sky Bear People

Detail of necklace Round Dance of the Sky Bear People Native American Bear Fetish style necklace Round Dance of the Sky Bear People
Detail of the collar necklace Sky Bear

Title: Giizhigomakwawininiwag Waagishimon (Round Dance of the Sky Bear People)
Type: Choker necklace with bear fetish pendant
MaterialsTitanium choker necklace with 14K gold tube-fastening and a 'bear fetish' pendant of a natural hand-cut turquoise stone set in 14K gold and with a sterling silver back; eagle feather dangle pendant of 14K gold set wit a brilliant-cut sapphire
Sizes: ca. 1.18 x 0.79 in (ca. 30 x 20 mm) pendant (feather not included) 
Price: 2,350.00 CAD* /1,835.00 USD*/1.800,00 EUR**           
Item number: JEWELRY-1-16


*Shipping costs included, US and Canadian tax rates excluded.**Shipping costs excluded, Dutch BTW included.

Please note that persons who hold a Canadian First Nations status card and live and work on their reserve are generally tax exempt.

Dream of the Sky Bear Dancers

The above-shown elegant ladies' necklace - the sleek minimalistic design of the pendant being reminiscent of the native American "bear fetish" style of the Southwest – is inspired on a dream I once had – about ancestor-like figures dressed in bear hides dancing in the sky around Giizis, the sun. The next day I sat at my workbench and rendered my dream into precious metal and stone.

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