14K Yellow Gold Elk, Spiral, Figure Petroglyph Ring
Petroglyphic images found etched in rock are displayed in 14K yellow gold in this band. Wear the unique symbols of early Native Americans as replicated in this distinctive ring.
These images were originally discovered etched in the rocks of canyons and mountains from deep in Mexico to the northern Rockies. They are most highly concentrated in the Southwest - Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada, Colorado, Utah, Texas, and California. There are thousands of these rock art sites throughout the Southwest, and more than 7,000 have been cataloged in Utah alone.
These thousand year old symbols have a timeless appeal and deep connection to the past. The wearer is free to interpret the meaning and ponder the life of a desert people who lived in harmony with nature even in a harsh but beautiful land.