Native American Jewelry - Sterling Silver, Spiny Oyster, Turquoise and Sugalite Turtle Ring Size 9 - Hand Made in USA
Who doesn't love turtles? 7.4 Grams Stamped Sterling Hallmarked DA Ring design measures 1″ high x 7/8" wide.
The turtle is a sacred figure in Native American symbolism as it represents Mother Earth.The meaning of the Turtle symbol signifies good health and long life. The hard shell of the turtle represents perseverance and protection. The symbol of the turtle in Southwest tribes such as the Hopi and Navajo represents water - a much sought after commodity in desert regions. The turtle symbol also represents the earth mother. The turtle symbol of the earth mother represents her stoic ability to carries the heavy burden of man on her shell.