These Eagle Earrings have been hand-carved by Haida artist Amy Edgars. The earrings have been carved in argillite and feature 2 abalone inlays in total.
The Eagle Symbol is known as “The master of skies” and is a symbol of great significance. He is believed to be the creature with the closest relationship with the creator. Soaring to great heights, he can travel between the physical and the spiritual world. He is said to be a messenger to the creator.
Find more information about and examples of The Eagle Northwest Coast First Nations symbol.
Each earring measures approximately 3/4 inch or 2 centimeters wide, 5/8 inch or 1 3/4 centimeters high, and about 1/8 inch or 1/2 centimeter thick.