This Haida Salmon Argillite Pendant is carved from argillite and signed by Miles Edgars from the Haida Nation. It has 9 abalone inlays.
The Salmon symbolizes abundance, fertility, prosperity and renewal. For thousands of years, Salmon have been the primary food source for Northwest Coast Native Americans and are highly respected.
Find more information about and examples of The Salmon Northwest Coast First Nations symbol.
The size is about 1 1/2 inches or 4 centimeters wide, 1 1/4 inches or 3 centimeters high, and 1/4 inch or 3/4 centimeters deep.
Abalone inlays may differ slightly from the image.
A silver chain is not included but can be purchased separately here.