Amy Edgars

Haida Bear Argillite Pendant

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  • Haida Bear Argillite Pendant

Amy Edgars

Haida Bear Argillite Pendant

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This Bear Pendant has been hand-carved by Haida artist Amy Edgars. The Pendant has been carved in argillite and features 1 abalone inlay in the eye.

The Native Bear Symbol represents strength, family, vitality courage and health. The bear is thoughtful and independent, with little need for fellowship

Argillite is a very rare medium - there is only one argillite quarry in Canada, and it is in Haida Gwaii. The Haida own the exclusive rights to use argillite and it has become a sculptural tradition among Haida people.

Find more information about The Bear native symbol.

The pendant measures approximately 1 1/4 inches or 3 1/2 centimeters wide, 1 1/4 inches or 3 1/2 centimeters high, and nearly 1/4 inch or 3/4 centimeter thick.

The price includes shipping to the USA and Canada.