Authentic Native American Indian Navajo Yei Pin

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Francis Begay - Navajo Sterling Silver
Yei Pin

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Begay Yei Pin

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2 1/2" wide x 1 3/4" tall

Sandcast with locking pin fastener.

Hallmarks stamped on back:
Sterling  F.L. Begay

Navajo Yei Figure

Yei is a shortened version of YeiBeiChei, a holy figure in the Navajo culture.

The yei figure symbolizes healing powers.

Appearing as Petroglyphs (Rock Art) in North America, Yei figures are often use in healing sand paintings and woven into rugs. The figures can be found depicted standing upright, curved, angled and in a three-sided square.

There are male and female yei figures. Female yei have square heads and male yei are depicted with round heads.

Yei figures fashioned into jewelry are less common so are treasures not to be passed up.

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