Medicine Bear Pendant

By Franklin Carrillo, Laguna

Animal: Bear, Material: Sterling Silver
This offering is sold.
Utilizing the hollow form jewelry technique, Franklin Carrillo's gorgeous Bear (or Medicine-bear) pendant is presented in sterling silver. A raised alternating heartline with an inlaid red coral tip, represents the breath of this bear, whose eye is inlaid with turquoise. Franklin gave this bear great reticulated treatment for textural appeal. Signed by the artist along with a slightly raised turquoise inlay accent. Pendant is about 2 1/2" long including bale fixture, and 2" wide. The hammered collar is sold separately here.