Reimagined Components: Vintage sterling silver amber pendant and feather with bronze feather backer. Strung on 26" Braided Brass 3mm Chain.
1888 Nate's Take: "When the viscous sap oozed from the tree it only know that it was sweet and life giving...what it did not realize was that time would be all it needed to transform from modest origins to stunning brilliance...it would become that which reminds us that we can be more than that which we originally believed..."
Amber is fossilized tree resin, appreciated for its color and natural beauty since Neolithic times. The sap is the natural healer of the tree representing the ability to heal as well as protection from sickness.
My Mother used to say that if you came across a feather lying in your path, it’s a sign that you are headed in the right direction, your true path, and you should pick it up and keep it as a talisman of luck for your journey.
The Navajo Indians used hawk and eagle feathers to make their “Headdress of feathers”. Only warriors who had displayed extraordinary bravery were allowed to wear it