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Vintage RARE Native American SWASTIKA Silver Engraved Arrow Brooch Pin
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For Your Consideration:
~vintage brooch / pin~
silver tone (non-magnetic - could be a sterling alloy or nickel)
arrow with an engraved design
& a "Swastika" embellishment in the middle
this pin is on the smaller side
some history about the "Swastika" -
"The swastika was a widely used Native American
It was used by many southwestern tribes, most notably the
Among different tribes the swastika carried various meanings.
the Hopi it represented the wandering Hopi clans;
to the Navajo it
represented a whirling log ( tsil no'oli' ),
a sacred image representing
a legend that was used in healing rituals."
"The history of the swastika goes back to the origins of the Eurasian
The swastika is an important symbol in Hinduism and Buddhism,
and was also used in Native American and Jewish faiths
prior to World War II.
By the early twentieth century it was regarded
worldwide as symbol of good luck and auspiciousness."
Additional information can be found in an article at, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swastika
which was the source of the above paragraphs.
signed: no maker's mark or hallmark
measures: approx 1/8" x 1"
please read the following before placing your offer:
condition: good to very good used vintage*
(* minimal signs of age/wear - surface scratches, age discoloration and/or fading -
this piece may require additional cleaning)
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