4-Direction Silver Rings
4-Direction Silver Rings
4-Direction Silver Rings, north east south west , spiritual emotional mental social : birth, youth, adult, death: spring, summer, winter, fall: spiritual, emotional, intellectual, physical: fire (or sun), air, water, and earth: Eagle, Bear, Wolf, Buffalo and many others: tobacco, sweet grass, sage, cedar
These are just some samples. There are many more designs on this page here.
The Spiral of Life
It can mean growth and evolution. They could represent people coming back to the same point in their life, but with new and better kinds of understanding. The symbol of the spiral can push the viewer to be flexible and have trust when things change. The spiral is connected to the circle.
When the Lakota pray with the Sacred Pipe, they add two other directions: Sky and Earth. The Great Spirit – Wakan tanka – dwells high above like an eagle in the sky; this direction’s color is blue. Earth is our Mother and Grandmother from whom we receive our nourishment. The color of this direction is green for all growing
4-Direction Silver Rings – Very Wide bands ( 11-12mm )
Acorns have a deep and rich symbolism in druidry. Druid literally can be translated as “oak knowledge” and the oak is a symbol of druidry.
The American Buffalo or Bison is a symbol of abundance and manifestation. The lesson learned by the Lakota is that one does not have to struggle to survive. This is especially true if the right action is joined by the right prayer. By learning to appropriately unite the mundane with the divine, all that will be needed will be provided.
BASIC RING COSTS - in the info below.... 1. Find the type of ring you would like - (Engraved, Appliquéd, Wrap-around, Cast, Mountain,) 2. ...find the width , (Thin, Wide, Wider ) .... 3. ....then metal content...( gold, silver, gold on silver., gold on gold ...etc) 4. Platinum depends on finger size , width and are generally 3-5 times gold 5. Rough costs are listed below due to finger size , design complexity and gold market. ENGRAVED RINGS - Thin bands -1/4"(6-7mm) - Silver - $100 - $120 - Gold - $630 - Wide Bands- 3/8"(9.5mm) - Silver engraved - $110 - $130 - 14k gold engraved - $660 APPLIQUED THIN BANDS (metal soldered on metal ) - Silver on silver- $290 - $420 - Gold on Silver- $450 - $700 - Gold on Gold- $500 - $750 APPLIQUED WIDE BANDS ( metal soldered on metal ) - Silver on silver $250 - $500 - 14k gold Disc on silver $250 - $500 - 14k gold (large /complicated) on silver $490 - $700 - Gold on Gold $700 - $990 APPLIQUED WIDER BANDS - 7/16 to 1/2"(11mm -12.7mm) - Silver engraved - $120 - $150 - Gold engraved - $740- $800 - Appliqued wider - Silver on silver $350 - $550 - 14k gold Disc rings - on silver $280 - $570 - 14k gold ( large-complicated ) on silver $600 -$800 - Gold on Gold $800 - $1100 WRAP-AROUND BANDS - 1/4"(6mm) - Silver engraved- $100 - $120 - Gold engraved- $470 - $670 - Appliqued wrap-around bands - Silver on silver- $280 - $400 - Gold on Silver- $280 - $500 - Gold on Gold- $490 - $900 Email for prices