Four direction rattlesnake necklace

  • THE RATTLESNAKE IS A REPTILE ONLY FOUND IN AMERICAS AND HAS BECOME ASSOCIATED WITH THE ACT OF ENTERING THE EARTH AND BRINGING FORTH LIFE.

    IT IS ALSO A SYMBOL OF DEATH AND TRANSFORMATION. MEDICINE WHEELS , ON THE OTHER HAND, ARE SYMBOLS TRADITIONALLY USED IN NATIVE AMERICAN CULTURE REPRESENTING THE FOUR DIRECTIONS & THE POWERS HARNESSED WITHIN THIS SYMBOL.