About This Item
Beautiful jewelry, like this Cherokee Heart Necklace, has always been a part of life for the tribal people of the Southeastern United States. Copper was traded from the Great Lakes region beginning about 3000 years ago. It was combined with gold, mica, carved stone, pink and silver mussel shell, bone and freshwater pearls to create intricate designs that continue to be worn into modern times by Cherokee men and women.
Express your Cherokee love with this copper Cherokee Heart necklace. A solid copper heart it hand-stamped in the center with the Cherokee Seven Star. The seven pointed star symbolizes the unity of the seven clans of the Cherokee Nation. The seven pointed star can be seen on the Cherokee Nation flag, Cherokee Nation seal and looks down on the proceedings of the Cherokee Nation council chambers. The solid copper heart measures 1 1/4 inches wide by 1 1/4 inches long and is suspended from an 18-inch solid copper chain. Copper lobster claw clasp
Dimensions: Heart 1 1/4 inches wide x 1 1/4 long. Chain: 18 inches
Material: Solid copper heart and chain.