Bear Symbol

The black bear and the Grizzly were native to North America. The meaning of the Bear Symbol was to signify a good omen and convey authority. The bear was a very important animal symbol.…

Real Black Bear Claw Necklace from Canada

The 9-claw black bear necklace have blue and black round beads and plain long beads, while the 3-claw necklace has black long wooden beads (with or without carved designs) and round white or red beads. Both have hanging lengths of 22 cm, not including the claw at the midpoint.…

The Grizzly Bear is a Native American Indian Legend

Claws were made into necklaces and often worn hanging from their waistband. Because of the Indians' beliefs that the bear had some spiritual power, wearing a bear claw necklace would mean protection and good health to the Indian wearing it. Today Indians still wear necklaces of grizzly bear claws but only a few are preserved from the 1800s in museums. One famous bear claw necklace can be viewed ……

Native American Bear Claw Jewelry Meaning and Culture

Native Americans centered their lives around animals and nature. The bear has been depicted in ancient drawings and Native American bear claw jewelry indicates that the bear was an important part of daily life in our early American history.. The bear served as a symbol for strength, endurance, and love.…