Sterling Silver Pendants by Don Lancaster, Kwakwaka'wakw
These sterling silver pendants are hand-carved by Kwakwaka'wakw artist Don Lancaster. Combining deep carving with a bold shape these pendants bring west coast style to any look.
The Bear is a symbol of authority and wisdom. Bear is a well-respected member of the community and sometime referred to as the protector of the forests.
The Hummingbird is the joyful messenger and a symbol of health. When a Hummingbird appears, healing will follow.
The Killerwhale is a communicator and highly regarded guardian of the sea. Whales travel together and symbolize long life and unity.
The Raven is the transformer and the creator, Raven placed the sun and moon in the sky so the world would have light and also put the trees on land and fish in water. This primordial creature opened the clamshell to release the first man. He is known for his knowledge, trickery and creativity.
The Eagle is a symbol of pride and friendship. Eagle feathers are given as gifts to symbolize honour and respect for accomplishments and displays of courage and wisdom. Because Eagles mate for life, they are also admired for their long term commitments.
Dimensions: 1" x 1/2
Chain Dimensions: 20”
Metal: Sterling Silver
Each pendant comes with a 20" chain, an artist biography and design information in a beautiful black box with a silky ribbon and bow too!
MADE IN CANADA
At Lattimer Gallery we work directly with our artists to provide the highest quality, authentic art from across British Columbia.