Paula says - "This wonderful unique piece can be worn with a chain, collar, beads, stone necklace, silver pearls, you name it."
The large 5/8" diameter swinging bail enables you to wear this piece with silver beads, a stone necklace, bead or treasure necklace, a collar, heavy chain, leather, anything.
(Beads shown are not included.)
Native American Bear Symbolism
Bear is considered the most powerful of all of the animals and is one of the most popular subjects of Native American carvers. Bear is a spiritual guide and represents strength and self-knowledge. Bear has supernatural powers and great healing powers. Bear is a symbol deliberate action, introspection, soul and insight for the past and the future. The Bear is the guardian of the West an is one of the animals of the Six Directions. Bears are the main figure in the Mountain Way, an important Navajo ceremony. Bear claws are a traditional adornment to pendants and bracelets.