Leopard Zuni Necklace features Leopardskin Jasper gemstone Zuni bears hanging from Hemalyke cones in a fan shape.
If you’re Zuni bears enthusiast, you may enjoy this one-of-a-kind stone and Hemalyke* necklace. An array of six suspended Zuni bear fetishes seize attention. Carved from attractive Leopardskin Jasper, a complex matrix of rusty reds, tans, and browns, they are joined with gunmetal gray Hemalyke cones and sangria red glass rounds. The rest of the piece is comprised of Leopardskin Jasper rounds, sangria red glass rounds, gunmetal glass seed beads, and copper-lined seed beads. The toggle is German silver.**
Did you know many Native American Indians have used fetishes throughout history, especially the Zuni tribe of Southwest Indians? A fetish is an object, which is believed to have magic powers.
Perfect For: Bear and Zuni Lovers
In a Word: Fearless
Occasion: Casual to Dress Casual
*Non-magnetic Hemalyke is a manmade material with similar chemical properties to natural hematite. The versatile gunmetal color blends with virtually every color.
**German silver is a white alloy of nickel, zinc, and copper.