Extremely rare Antique Art Nouveau Indian Chief motif ring. Solid sterling silver ring with an Indian Chief head flanking both sides of the glass corn flower blue star Sapphire cabochon. There are 4 little pine cones adding to this nature motif. Throughout the span of recorded human history, Pinecones have served as a symbolic representation of Human Enlightenment, the Third Eye and the Pineal Gland.
Pines are symbolically and ceremonially important trees to many Native American people, but their meaning varies from tribe to tribe. The pine tree is a symbol of longevity to the Algonquian tribes of the northeast, and to the Great Lakes tribes, such as the Anishinabe and the Potawatomi, pine trees also represent wisdom and harmony with nature. Ring is a size 4.75. Wear as a pinky ring or can be made larger. Circa 1890-1910.