Any help would be appreciated!! Lapis Lazuli This stone enhances the understanding of ancient and mystical knowledge, expands awareness, and enhances intuition. Thank you for your time, and I hope you can give me a little information. Modern carvers many produce images of non-traditional subjects — dinosaurs, for example — or some insects and reptiles that are traditional but more integral to petroglyphs , symbolism, and the patterns of design in pottery — dragonflies, butterflies, water spiders, and lizards for example see Bunzel, ; Young, Thanks for your time. It is referred to as "the temple to the stars".
For over 43 years, Two Dogs Southwest Gallery has developed business and personal relationships with over of the finest Native American Artists. Turquoise and coral are some of the predominant natural stone types incorporated in Native American jewelry. At Native American Trading Company we ensure that you are purchasing quality natural materials. Turquoise has been extensively used by Native American Indians for centuries. So many geologic chains of events must synchronize to create just one thin vein of turquoise that the mineral can rightly be envisioned as a fluke of nature.
Legislation governing the industry and the labeling of authentic arts and crafts produced by Native Americans was weak or non-existent. We hand select all of our merchandise so that we are able to bring you unique pieces that are not only beautiful but also have the quality of workmanship that our business is known for. Today it makes a great fashion statement! At Native American Trading Company we ensure that you are purchasing quality natural materials.
The most important of these materials was turquoise which the Zuni regard as the sacred stone. Fluorite helps bring order to chaos and promotes discernment. Kangi Pejuta means Medicine Crow. Any help would be appreciated!! Bird Fetish Necklace from Goodwill. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. If this was a vintage piece, I could see where the seller might not know who made the piece, but yours looks very contemporary.