Zuni 156 – Vintage Thunderbird ring

$250.00

One of kind Zuni ring. A unique thunderbird ring is a vintage 1960’s design. Set in solid sterling silver. Genuine white mother of pearl, black acoma jet, coral and turquoise. Measuring 1″ x 5/8″. Beautifully crafted.

Only 1 left in stock

Select your preferred ring size. Note that not all rings can be resized, we will be in touch if there are any questions.

Ask A Question About This Product

Product Description

UNIQUE VINTAGE THUNDERBIRD RING


The Thunderbird is a mythical creature of huge importance to the Native Americans of both the United States and Canada. An enormous bird, he symbolized great power, strength, and protection for humans against evil spirits. Able to transform into human form by removing his head like a mask and his feathers like a cape, he was considered the most powerful of all Spirits in Native American culture. Beneath his wings were lightning snakes, and these he wielded as weapons or tools as required.

Lightning shot from Thunderbird’s eyes and the flapping of his wings sounded like thunder. The Thunderbirds brought storms and rain – these could be good when the rain was needed or bad when floods, fires, and destructive winds were the result. Said to reside in the clouds above the highest mountains,

Customers who bought this, also loved

Go to Top