Sha-con-o-hey -Shaconage Necklace
The mountains are special to many people, the Cherokee included. The Smokey Moutains in particular hold great signigicance. They figure in thier stories and legands. The Cherokee had a special name for the Smokey Mountains an it was Shaconge, pronouce Sha-con-o-hey. This set takes its name from the mountains that were so important to the Cherokee people. The Cherokee name for the Smokey Mountains was Shaconge - which means Place of Blue Smoke.
Handcrafted from copper and pearl, two materials traditionally used by the Cherokee people for adornment. We have a limited number of these sets available
Copper Pendant - approximatelty 2"
Freshwater pearl - 5 cm