Pendant Stamped Kissing Otters

Pendant Stamped Kissing Otters
Pendant Stamped Kissing Otters

Now available in Nickel! Our stamped Kissing Otters Pendant takes its inspiration from trade pendants of the 18th century.  The crafter pounds copper or nickel flat and cuts it into the Kissing Otter shape. Then he stamps marks to represent fur and toes.  He also stamps traditional royal insignia on them. This Pendant comes with an antiqued finish.

The Kissing Otters Pendant measures just about 6″ long x 3.5″ at the widest point.  It comes with a hole in the end with a copper loop so you can string it with Deerskin Leather Lacing.  You can remove the loop and string it through the hole as well.

We also offer a Stamped Copper Beaver Pendant and a Stamped Copper Fish Pendant.

For more information on how Native Americans used Copper, read the Denver Art Museum leaflet Copper and the Indian!

Wampum Freeform Pendant Small

Wampum Freeform Pendant Small
Wampum Freeform Pendant Small

Real Quahog Wampum Freeform  pendants come in a teardrop shape. Each of these pre-drilled pendants is unique and ready to be added to your next jewelry creation. Note the photo shows both sides of the pendant. The back side of the shell is white.

We proudly offer real Quahog Wampum Shell findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. Natural Quahog shell beads and pendants will vary in color striations. Each bead is a miniature work of art! These exceptional pieces will please the most particular craftspeople. We sell these individually.

The small Freeform Pendants measure approximately 1/2″ long with a drilled hole.  Perfect for making Necklaces!

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Carved Wampum Feather Pendants

Carved Wampum Feather Pendants
Carved Wampum Feather Pendants

Carved Wampum Feather Pendants take their place among the real Wampum products we offer. You will also find real wampum tubes, Hairpipe, beads and findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. Because they are made from natural quahog shells, these beads and pendants will vary in color striations – each bead is a miniature work of art!

These are exceptional pieces for the most particular craftspeople. Thus, please note prices are PER PIECE.

You can purchase our Wampum Feathers Pendants singly. If you order more than one, we will make best matches for pairs.

Choose a Straight Feather Pendant or a Curved Feather Pendant. They measure 1.25″ long with an attached ring.

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Bone Pendants Mini

Bone Pendants Mini
Bone Pendants Mini

Mini Animal Pendants come in real bone. Choose Eagle or Wolf.  The Pendants hang as shown with the holes drilled through the top. You will enjoy using them on necklaces and chokers.

Natural Bone Pendants will vary in shape and design. These Mini Bone Pendants measure approximately 2″ long.

Quantity discounts are available when you buy 10 or more!

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Base Metal Pendant – Fancy Eagle Head

Base Metal Pendant - Fancy Eagle Head
Base Metal Pendant – Fancy Eagle Head

Our newest Base Metal Pendant – Fancy Eagle Head will add some sparkle to your jewelry projects! The Fancy Eagle Head pendant features precision cuts that reflect light!

Use our Round Leather Lacing to string one with some Glass Crow Beads.  Additionally, you can attach one to a Split Ring Key Ring for a quick and easy gift!

This pendant measures 0.75″ not including the bail.  It is silver colored and reflects light and color!

Don’t miss our other Base Metal Pendants:

  • Small Feather 1.25″  (feather pattern on both sides)
  • Large Feather 2″
  • Arrowhead
  • Eagle head
  • Fox
  • Turtle
  • Flying Eagle

Cutout Bone Animal Pendants

Cutout Bone Animal Pendants
Cutout Bone Animal Pendants

Customer Favorite!  These Cutout Bone Animal Pendants feature cutout designs. Choose Turtle or Wolf designs.  The Pendants hang as shown with holes drilled sideways through the top.

The Turtle pops out of an Arrow Shaped Pendant.  The howling Wolf features a claw bottom.

The shapes and designs will vary slightly. Each Pendant measures approximately 2.25″ long and 1″ wide.

Quantity Discount when you buy 10 or more of one design!

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Turtle no longer available 4-18

Bone Pendant – Drop Peace Sign

Bone Pendant - Drop Peace Sign
Bone Pendant – Drop Peace Sign

This unusual Bone Pendant features an etched Peace Sign in a teardrop shape. You will find this pendant perfect for a natural necklace. Try our Round Leather Lacing to string it.  You can also stitch them to bags or jackets!

The Drop Peace Sign Bone Pendant has a drilled hole for stringing or sewing.

Each Drop Peace Sign Bone Pendant measures 1.5″ long x 1″ wide.

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Cutout Bone Pendant

Cutout Bone Pendant
Cutout Bone Pendant

You will love these Cutout Bone Pendants in exclusive Wandering Bull designs! These handcut bone pendants will vary slightly. The pendant will hang as shown with holes pre-drilled through each pendant.

The Bear Paw measures 3″ x 1.25″ at its largest points. The Medicine Wheel measures 1.5″ in diameter.

Choose Natural, Antiqued (dyed brown) or Burnished (lightly burned).

Quantity discounts when you buy 10 or more!

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Pendant Stamped Square Metal Cross

Pendant Stamped Square Metal Cross
Pendant Stamped Square Metal Cross

Crosses with arms of equal length are an ancient symbol. This nearly square metal Cross Pendant will add a historical look to your Dance Clothes or Regalia.  The crafter created it with Nickel metal and cut it into a cross shape. Then he added stamped designs, including QUEBEC and other motifs. The crafter includes his own mark, an ‘S’ inside a garland.

This Pendant measures 4.75″ long x 4″ at the widest point.  It comes with a hole in the end with a metal ring so you can string it to wear around your neck.

We also offer a Stamped Copper Kissing Otters Pendant and a  Stamped Copper Beaver Pendant.

One of a Kind!

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Pendant Stamped Metal Cross Heart Cutout

Pendant Stamped Metal Cross Heart Cutout
Pendant Stamped Metal Cross Heart Cutout

Add this four-bar stamped metal Cross Pendant to your collection!  Four bar crosses are sometimes referred to as Patriarchal crosses. The crafter pounded Nickel flat and cut it into a cross shape. Then he cut out a heart shape at the bottom before adding stamping to it, including MONTREAL and other motifs. The crafter includes his own mark, an ‘S’ inside a garland.  Stamping may vary.

This Pendant measures 5.75″ long x 3.25″ at the widest point.  It comes with a hole in the end with a metal ring so you can string it to wear around your neck.

We also offer a Stamped Copper Kissing Otters Pendant and a  Stamped Copper Beaver Pendant.

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Pendant Stamped Metal Cross Four Bar

Pendant Stamped Metal Cross Four Bar
Pendant Stamped Metal Cross Four Bar

Four bar Crosses are sometimes called Patriarchal Crosses. This four-bar stamped metal Cross Pendant will add a historical look to your Dance Clothes or Regalia.  The crafter created it with Nickel metal and cut it into a cross shape. Then he added stamping to it, including MONTREAL and other motifs. The crafter includes his own mark, an ‘S’ inside a garland.  Stamping may vary.

This Pendant measures 5.75″ long x 4.25″ at the widest point.  It comes with a hole in the end with a metal ring so you can string it to wear around your neck.

We also offer a Stamped Copper Kissing Otters Pendant and a  Stamped Copper Beaver Pendant.

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Large Freeform Wampum Pendants

Large Freeform Wampum Pendants
Large Freeform Wampum Pendants

These Freeform Wampum Pendants are ready for your unique jewelry creations. Each measures about 1.5″ long. They come with a single hole drilled for stringing on necklaces or earrings. No two are alike so you can wear a unique piece of natural art!

We proudly offer real Quahog Wampum Shell findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. Natural Quahog shell beads and pendants will vary in color striations. Each bead is a miniature work of art! These exceptional pieces will please the most particular craftspeople. We sell these individually.

Quahog shells from the Atlantic waters from Cape Cod south to New York are the source of real Wampum. Traditionally, Native American used Wampum to make beads and pendants. Wampum Belts consisted of Purple Wampum Beads and White Whelk Shell Beads woven or strung together.

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Bone Wolf Pendant

Bone Wolf Pendant
Bone Wolf Pendant

Carved Bone Pendants look great on Necklaces, Chokers and Bags.  This Bone Wolf Pendant will really stand out!  Try soaking it in brewed tea for an antiqued look!

Our Carved Bone Wolf Pendant measures about 3.5″ long and nearly 1″ wide. You can string it with the hole through the muzzle.

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Carved Bone Feather Pendants

Carved Bone Feather Pendants
Carved Bone Feather Pendants

Carved Bone Feather Pendants look great on necklaces and chokers. We offer five different feathers ranging in size from 1.75″ – 5″.  The two smaller sizes have holes drilled front to back.  You will need to use a jump ring to string these as Necklace pendants. The three larger sizes have holes drilled sideways through the quill so they will lay flat when they hang from a Necklace.

Choose from:

  • 1.75″ Feather has designs on both sides
  • 2.5″ Feather etched on one side
  • 3″ Feather etched on one side
  • 4″ Feather has designs on both sides –
  • The 4″ also available in a Antiqued/ Burnished look click here to view 
  • 5″ Feather has designs on both sides

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Pendant Stamped Copper Beaver

Pendant Stamped Copper Beaver
Pendant Stamped Copper Beaver

This stamped Copper Beaver Pendant will add an unusual look to your Dance Clothes or Regalia.  The crafter pounds copper flat and cuts it into a Beaver shape. Then he adds stamping to accentuate the tail and feet.  He also stamps traditional royal insignia on them.

The Beaver Pendant measures 6.5″ long x 4″ at the widest point.  It comes with a hole in the end with a copper hook so it will lie flat when you wear it around your neck.  You can remove the hook and string it through the hole as well.

We also offer a Stamped Copper Kissing Otters Pendant and a  Stamped Copper Fish Pendant.

Read the Denver Art Museum leaflet on Copper and the Indian HERE!

Pendant Stamped Copper Fish

Pendant Stamped Copper Fish
Pendant Stamped Copper Fish

This stamped Copper Fish Pendant will add an unusual look to your Dance Clothes or Regalia.  The crafter pounds copper flat and cuts it into this Fish shape. Then he adds stamping to accentuate the tail, fins and face.  He also stamps traditional royal insignia on them. The Fish comes with an antiqued look.

The Beaver Pendant measures 5.5″ long x 2.5″ at the widest point.  It comes with a hole in the end with a copper hook so it will lie flat when you wear it around your neck.  You can remove the hook and string it through the hole as well.

We also offer a Stamped Copper Kissing Otters Pendant and a  Stamped Copper Beaver Pendant.

Read the Denver Art Museum leaflet on Copper and the Indian HERE!

Pendant Stamped Metal Cross Six Bar

Pendant Stamped Metal Cross Six Bar
Pendant Stamped Metal Cross Six Bar

Six bar crosses are sometimes referred to as Papal Crosses. Our crafter created this one with Nickel metal. He then added stamping to it, including QUEBEC and other motifs. The crafter includes his own mark, an ‘S’ inside a garland.  Stamping may vary.

This Pendant measures 6″ long x 2 7/8″ at the widest point.  It comes with a hole in the end with a metal ring so you can string it to wear around your neck.

We also offer a Stamped Copper Kissing Otters Pendant and a  Stamped Copper Beaver Pendant.

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Bone Feather Pendant Antiqued/Burnished

Bone Feather Pendant Antiqued/Burnished
Bone Feather Pendant Antiqued/Burnished

We have perked up our Carved Bone 4″ Feather with an Antique/Burnished finish!  The finish brings out the carved detail of the Feather.  It comes with a hole drilled through the quill (as shown in the photo) so it will hang flat from a Necklace.  You can also sew them to Clothing or Bags.

We also sell this 4″ long Feather Pendant in Natural Bone along with other sizes.  You can create an antiqued finish on any Bone Pendant by soaking them in brewed coffee or tea.

We sell these individually. You will get a quantity discount when you buy 10 or more.

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Base Metal Pendants

Base Metal Pendants
Base Metal Pendants

You will find these Base Metal Pendants perfect to add to a necklace! Use our Round Leather Lacing to string one with some Glass Crow Beads.  Additionally, you can attach them to a split ring keyring for a quick and easy gift!

The pendant sizes range from 1.25″ to 2″.

Select from seven designs:

  • Small Feather 1.25″  (feather pattern on both sides)
  • Large Feather 2″
  • Arrowhead
  • Eagle head
  • Flying Eagle
  • Fox
  • Turtle

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Wampum Freeform Earrings

Wampum Freeform Disc Earrings
Wampum Freeform Earrings

Adorn your earlobes with these Wampum Freeform Earrings! Each 1/2″ Wampum pendant dangles from a Sterling Silver French Hook. These teardrop shaped earrings are freeform shapes, so no two are exactly the same.

Native Americans who live on the Northeast Coast of North America harvest Quahog clams from the waters of the Atlantic. Quahog shells thrive in the waters from Cape Cod south to New York. Native crafters carve the beautiful purple and white shells into pendants and beads.  Historically, these Wampum beads functioned as exchange items for the Northeastern Native Americans.

Today, skilled crafters use Quahog Wampum to create pendants, cabuchons and beads for contemporary jewelry.  At The Wandering Bull, LLC , we proudly offer a selection of Wampum earrings and pendants. We also provide you with Wampum beads, hairpipe and tubes so you can fashion your own creations!

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Wampum Turtle Necklace

Wampum Turtle Necklace
Wampum Turtle Necklace

Our Wampum Turtle Necklace comes with a 1.5″ Wampum Turtle Pendant made with real Quahog Wampum. The Wampum Turtle Pendant comes strung on a silver chain.

Beautiful and simple, the Turtle Pendant represents Turtle who holds the world on his back. Native Americans of the Eastern Woodlands prize the gorgeous purple and white natural Quahog Wampum shell.

Our Wampum Turtle Necklace comes in a gift box.

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Wampum Teardrop Earrings

Wampum Teardrop Earrings
Wampum Teardrop Earrings

These beautiful Wampum Teardrop Earrings feature a sterling silver rope design around the edge. They dangle from Sterling Silver hooks.

Native Americans who lived on the Northeast Coast of North America harvested Quahog clams from the waters of the Atlantic. Quahog shells thrive in the waters from Cape Cod south to New York, with a great abundance of them in Long Island Sound. Native crafters carved the beautiful purple and white shells into pendants and beads.  These Wampum beads functioned as exchange items for the Northeastern Native Americans.

Today, skilled crafters use Quahog Wampum to create pendants, cabuchons and beads for contemporary jewelry.  At The Wandering Bull, we proudly offer a selection of Wampum earrings and pendants. We also provide you with Wampum beads, hairpipe and tubes so you can fashion your own creations!

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Wampum Turtle Earrings

Wampum Turtle Earrings
Wampum Turtle Earrings

Our Wampum Turtle Earrings are made with Real Quahog Wampum carved into little turtles with sterling silver french hook earwires.  Our favorite “gem” makes beautiful earrings!

Native Americans who lived on the Northeast Coast of North America harvested Quahog clams from the waters of the Atlantic. Quahog shells thrive in the waters from Cape Cod south to New York, with a great abundance of them in Long Island Sound. Native crafters carved the beautiful purple and white shells into pendants and beads.  These Wampum beads functioned as exchange items for the Northeastern Native Americans.

Today, skilled crafters use Quahog Wampum to create pendants, cabuchons and beads for contemporary jewelry.  At The Wandering Bull, we proudly offer a selection of Wampum earrings and pendants. We also provide you with Wampum beads, hairpipe and tubes so you can fashion your own creations!

Purchase our Wampum Turtle Earrings with our Wampum Turtle Necklace and save on the set!

Wampum Turtle Earrings have Wampum Turtles that measure 3/4″ long. With the earwires the total length is 1.5″

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Eastern Woodlands Jewelry & Accessories

Eastern Woodlands Accessories

Eastern Woodlands Jewelry

Native Americans of the Eastern Woodlands used many materials to create jewelry and accessories to wear and trade.   In the pre-contact period, Native Americans in the Northeast used shells, bones, stones, feathers, leather, fur and metals like copper to make necklaces, bracelets, earrings, headdresses  and sashes.  Some of these materials were fashioned into beads and pendants that were strung on leather or fiber laces. Others were simply attached to the clothing or body part that was to be adorned.

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Wampum Sand Dollar Earrings

Wampum Sand Dollar Earrings
Wampum Sand Dollar Earrings

These dazzling earrings feature delicate Sand Dollars recreated on real wampum!  Show your love of the sea with these unique earrings!

Each pendant measures 3/4″ long and hangs from a Sterling Silver French Hook.

Quahog shells from the Atlantic waters from Cape Cod south to New York are the source of real Wampum. Traditionally, Native American used Wampum to make beads and pendants. Wampum Belts consisted of Purple Wampum Beads and White Whelk Shell Beads woven or strung together.

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Reproduction Comanche Outfit

Reproduction Comanche Outfit
Reproduction Comanche Outfit Based on one Worn by Quanah Parker

Quanah Parker was born in 1845 to a Comanche Indian Chief, Peta Nocona, and his white captive wife, Cynthia Anne Parker.  Quanah became a strong and respected leader among the Comanches and other Southern Plains Native American tribes.  He led the fight against European settlers in his territory. He also led his people in negotiations with whites when he realized that continuing to fight would only lead to the annihilation of his people.Quanah Parker

In the 1980s, crafter Sam Cahoun created this reproduction of an outfit worn by Quanah Parker. The outfit consists of a Braintanned Leather Shirt, Braintanned Leather Leggings, a Breechcloth, a Bone Hairpipe Breastplate, and a Pair of Otter Hair Ties. You can see in the historical photos that Quanah would have also worn Moccasins and a Blanket and carried other accessories. Continue reading Reproduction Comanche Outfit

Carved Wampum Cross

Carved Wampum Cross
Carved Wampum Cross

We proudly offer real Quahog Wampum Shell findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. Natural quahog shell beads and pendants will vary in color striations. Each bead is a miniature work of art! These exceptional pieces will please the most particular craftspeople. We sell these individually.

The Wampum Cross measures 1.25″ long with an attached ring.  Perfect for making Necklaces!

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Read the Denver Art Museum Leaflet Iroquoian and Algonkin Wampum Manufacture and Uses.

Carved Wampum Arrowhead

Carved Wampum Arrowhead
Carved Wampum Arrowhead

We proudly offer real Quahog Wampum Shell findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. Natural quahog shell beads and pendants will vary in color striations. Each bead is a miniature work of art! These exceptional pieces will please the most particular craftspeople. We sell these individually.

The Wampum Arrowhead measures 1.75″ long with an attached ring.  Perfect for making Necklaces!

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Read the Denver Art Museum Leaflet Iroquoian and Algonkin Wampum Manufacture and Uses.

Soapstone Blocks

Soapstone Blocks
Soapstone Blocks

Carvers can easily work Soapstone with carving tools.  Native Americans of the Eastern Woodlands used Soapstone to make Pipe Bowls.  You can also use it to make pendants, small containers, or other small carved items.

Each piece measures about 1 1/8″ thick.

Please check stones carefully before you start carving. Breakage due to faults in the stone happen, and are not our responsibility. We will accept returns of uncarved stones.

You may also like Catlinite/Pipestone Blocks!

Wampum Jewelry Fetish Bear

Wampum Jewelry Fetish Bear
Wampum Jewelry Fetish Bear

This Wampum Jewelry Fetish Bear will look fabulous on earrings! You can see the Heartline etching on one side.

Our quality carved fetishes come drilled top to bottom. You will find them easy to use for stringing fetish necklaces or as drops. Each one varies in color and shape slightly.

The Bear Fetish measures approx. 17 mm or 5/8″ long x  1/2″ tall at the hump on the back

We also offer a Bird and a Fox Fetish.

We proudly offer real Quahog Wampum Tubes, Hairpipe, Beads and Findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. These real Quahog Wampum Shell beads and pendants will vary in color striations – each bead is a miniature work of art! Beads are measured in millimeters (length x diameter). These are exceptional pieces for the most particular craftspeople. Please note prices are PER PIECE.

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Wampum Turtle Necklace and Earring Set

Wampum Turtle Necklace and Earring Set

Our natural Wampum Turtle Necklace and Earrings make a perfect combination for a jewelry set!  The Wampum Turtle Earrings are Real Quahog Wampum Turtles with Sterling Silver French Hook earwires.  The Wampum Turtle Necklace comes strung on a Sterling Silver chain.

You can purchase the Wampum Turtle Necklace and the Wampum Turtle Earrings separately, but you save when you buy the set!

The Turtle Pendant represents Turtle who holds the world on his back. Native Americans of the Eastern Woodlands prize the gorgeous purple and white natural Quahog Wampum shell.

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Wampum 1 inch Disc 1 Hole

Wampum 1 inch Disc
Wampum 1 inch Disc

Polished, round Wampum Discs come from Real Quahog Wampum Shell. These Wampum Discs come rounded, polished and have one hole drilled in them.

You will find these Wampum Discs perfect for making earrings, necklaces, bracelets and more! Natural variations add to their appeal.

We sell these by the disc. They measure approximately 1″ in diameter.

We are proud to offer Real Quahog Wampum Shell Tubes, Hairpipe, Beads and Findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. These Real Quahog Wampum Shell beads and pendants vary in color striations – each piece is a miniature work of art! These are exceptional pieces for the most particular craftspeople.

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Wampum Heartline Bear Earrings

Wampum Heartline Bear Earrings
Wampum Heartline Bear Earrings

These adorable Wampum Heartline Bear Earrings feature Heartline Bear fetishes! Show your affinity to the great bear with these beautiful earrings!

Each Bear measures 3/4″ long. They hang from Sterling Silver French hooks.

Quahog shells from the Atlantic waters from Cape Cod south to New York are the source of real Wampum. Traditionally, Native American used Wampum to make beads and pendants. Wampum Belts consisted of Purple Wampum Beads and White Whelk Shell Beads woven or strung together.

Don’t miss our other Earrings!

Wampum Long Drop Earrings

Wampum Long Drop Earrings
Wampum Long Drop Earrings

Show off some purple and white with these 1.5″ long Wampum Earrings. They come with a sterling silver setting and french hooks.

Quahog shells from the Atlantic waters from Cape Cod south to New York are the source of real Wampum. Traditionally, Native American used Wampum to make beads and pendants. Wampum Belts consisted of Purple Wampum Beads and White Whelk Shell Beads woven or strung together.

Don’t miss our other Earrings!

Wampum Howling Wolf Earrings

Wampum Howling Wolf Earrings
Wampum Howling Wolf Earrings

These earrings feature beautifully carved Howling Wolves made from wampum! You will not want to miss these miniature works of art for your ears!

Each Wolf measures just 1″ long and comes on a Sterling Silver French Hook.

Quahog shells from the Atlantic waters from Cape Cod south to New York are the source of real Wampum. Traditionally, Native American used Wampum to make beads and pendants. Wampum Belts consisted of Purple Wampum Beads and White Whelk Shell Beads woven or strung together.

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Carved Wampum Turtles

Carved Wampum Turtles
Carved Wampum Turtles

We proudly offer real wampum tubes, hairpipe, beads and findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. Made from natural quahog shells, these beads and pendants will vary in color striations – each bead is a miniature work of art! These are exceptional pieces for the most particular craftspeople. Please note prices are PER PIECE.

You will love our Carved Wampum Turtles for Earrings, Necklaces and other jewelry.

Carved Wampum Turtles are available in three sizes:

  • Small turtles 5/8″
  • Medium turtles 13/16″
  • Large turtles 1.5″

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Choker Spacers – Wampum

Choker Spacers - Wampum
Choker Spacers – Wampum

We offer real Quahog Wampum Choker Spacers for an especially nice finishing touch. Use these exquisite wampum spacers on your next choker!

You will love the beautiful Quahog Wampum Shell with purple and white striations.

We proudly offer real Wampum Tubes, Hairpipe, Round Beads and findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. Made from natural quahog shells, these beads and pendants will vary in color striations – each bead is a miniature work of art!  These are exceptional pieces for the most particular craftspeople. Please note prices are PER PIECE.

We sell these by the piece.  Choose 2 hole or 3 hole.

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Wampum Jewelry Fetish Bird

Wampum Jewelry Fetish Bird
Wampum Jewelry Fetish Bird

This Wampum Jewelry Fetish Bird will look fabulous on earrings!

Our quality carved fetishes come drilled top to bottom. You will find them easy to use for stringing fetish necklaces or as drops. Each one varies in color and shape slightly.

The Bird Fetish measures approximately 24 mm long.

We also offer a Heartline Bear and a Fox Fetish.

We proudly offer real Quahog Wampum Tubes, Hairpipe, Beads and Findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. These real Quahog Wampum Shell beads and pendants will vary in color striations – each bead is a miniature work of art! Beads are measured in millimeters (length x diameter). These are exceptional pieces for the most particular craftspeople. Please note prices are PER PIECE.

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Wampum Jewelry Fetish Fox

Wampum Jewelry Fetish Fox
Wampum Jewelry Fetish Fox

You will love using this Wampum Jewelry Fetish Fox on your next jewelry project!

Our quality carved fetishes come drilled top to bottom. You will find them easy to use for stringing fetish necklaces or as drops. Each one varies in color and shape slightly.

The Fox Fetish measures approximately 24 mm long.

We also offer a Bird and a Heartline Bear Fetish.

We proudly offer real Quahog Wampum Tubes, Hairpipe, Beads and Findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. These real Quahog Wampum Shell beads and pendants will vary in color striations – each bead is a miniature work of art! Beads are measured in millimeters (length x diameter). These are exceptional pieces for the most particular craftspeople. Please note prices are PER PIECE.

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Wampum Hairpipe

Wampum Hairpipe
Wampum Hairpipe

We proudly offer real Quahog Wampum Shell findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. Natural Quahog shell beads and pendants will vary in color striations. Each bead is a miniature work of art! These exceptional pieces will please the most particular craftspeople. We sell these individually.

You commonly see Bone and Horn Hairpipe. You can create a very special choker using this Wampum Hairpipe! We sell these by the piece.

Choose from two sizes:

  • 16mm (just over 1/2″) x 4mm
  • 20mm (just over 3/4″) x 5mm

Buy 10 or more for quantity discounts!

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Ear Wheels – Great Lakes Style

Ear Wheels - Great Lakes Style
Ear Wheels – Great Lakes Style

You will love our exclusive Great Lake Style Ear Wheels. Our smith stamps these German  Silver wheels with heart shaped cutouts.  They will make a nice addition to your historical regalia or to wear everyday!

The Ear Wheel pendants measure 1.5″ diameter.

We also offer the classic Ball & Cone Earring!

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Wampum Rice Beads

Wampum Rice Beads
Wampum Rice Beads

Wampum Rice Beads are similar to hairpipe – but shorter! You will find them great for earrings and as spacers on necklaces.

We proudly offer real wampum tubes, hairpipe, beads and findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. Made from natural quahog shells, these beads and pendants will vary in color striations – each bead is a miniature work of art! Beads are measured in millimeters (length x diameter). These are exceptional pieces for the most particular craftspeople. Please note prices are PER PIECE.

Quantity discounts apply when you buy 10 or more!

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Wampum Tubes

Wampum Tubes
Wampum Tubes

The most commonly used Wampum Beads, you can use these Wampum Tubes for jewelry. You can also weave them into traditional or contemporary Wampum Belts or as highlights on bags and other accessories.

Quantity Discounts available when you buy 10 or more of one size.

We offer the following sizes:

  • 7 mm x 6 mm
  • 10 mm x 3 mm
  • 10 mm x 4 mm
  • 10 mm x 5 mm
  • 10 mm x 6 mm
  • 14 mm x 4 mm
  • 18 mm x 4 mm

We proudly offer real Quahog Wampum Tubes, Hairpipe, Beads and Findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. These real Quahog Wampum Shell beads and pendants will vary in color striations – each bead is a miniature work of art! Beads are measured in millimeters (length x diameter). These are exceptional pieces for the most particular craftspeople. Please note prices are PER PIECE.

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Stacking Bead Jars

Stacking Bead Jars
Stacking Bead Jars

Stacking Bead Jars help you find what you need because they are made of clear plastic.  Find just the right color, the right size or the right item in a jiffy! Additionally, these round stacking jars screw together for compact storage.

Organize your beading or sewing supplies easily with these storage jars. You can even use them to keep glitter, sequins, pendants and findings!  Tired of pawing through your unorganized jewelry collection?  Store rings, earrings and pins in these nifty clear jars and you will spend no time at all finding what you need!

Choose from 3 different sizes with either 4, 5, or 6 jars per set.

  • 1.5″ x 0.5″ set has 6 jars
  • 2″ x 1″ set has 5 jars
  • 2.75″ x 1″ set has 4 jars

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Gorget – Copper Swallow

Gorget - Copper Swallow
Gorget – Copper Swallow

The Wandering Bull exclusive Copper Swallow Gorget makes a fabulous addition to your regalia!  Our metalsmith makes it from hammered copper.  An actual copper swallow pendant found in New Hampshire serves as the model for our Copper Swallow Gorget.

We have drilled a hole in the top so you can wear it as a gorget!

The Copper Swallow Gorget measures 5″ long x 4.25″ wide.

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Read more about how Native Americans used Copper in the Denver Art Museum leaflet Copper and the Indian.

Legend Necklaces – Fox Head

Legend Necklaces - Fox Head
Legend Necklaces – Fox Head

To make our Legend Necklaces, we string base metal pendants on hand cut deerskin lace with glass crow beads to make a fun totem necklace. Each necklace comes with a descriptive Legend to make a unique gift or award.

Fox – According to legend, the fox possesses great speed, cunning, and good hunting ability.

Also available in:

  • Turtle – According to Iroquois Legend, the world was formed on the back of the turtle.
  • Arrowhead -Symbolize bravery and successful hunting.
  • Flying Eagle – A symbol of strength and honor.
  • Eagle Feather – Eagle feathers were given in recognition of brave deeds.
  • Eagle Head – A symbol of strength and honor.
  • Chief – The leader and spokesman of the Native American.

Buy 5 or more for $6.40 each.

 

Legend Necklaces – Flying Eagle

Legend Necklaces - Flying Eagle
Legend Necklaces – Flying Eagle

To make our Legend Necklaces, we string base metal pendants on hand cut deerskin lace with glass crow beads to make a fun totem necklace. Each necklace comes with a descriptive Legend to make a unique gift or award.

Flying Eagle – A symbol of strength and honor.

Also available in:

  • Turtle – According to Iroquois Legend, the world was formed on the back of the turtle.
  • Arrowhead -Symbolize bravery and successful hunting.
  • Eagle Feather – Eagle feathers were given in recognition of brave deeds.
  • Eagle Head – A symbol of strength and honor.
  • Chief – The leader and spokesman of the Native American.
  • Fox – According to legend, the fox possesses great speed, cunning, and good hunting ability.

Buy 5 or more for $6.40 each.

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Legend Necklaces – Eagle Head

Legend Necklaces - Eagle Head
Legend Necklaces – Eagle Head

To make our Legend Necklaces, we string base metal pendants on hand cut deerskin lace with glass crow beads to make a fun totem necklace. Each necklace comes with a descriptive Legend to make a unique gift or award.

Eagle Head – A symbol of strength and honor.

Also available in:

  • Turtle – According to Iroquois Legend, the world was formed on the back of the turtle.
  • Arrowhead -Symbolize bravery and successful hunting.
  • Eagle Feather – Eagle feathers were given in recognition of brave deeds.
  • Chief – The leader and spokesman of the Native American.
  • Flying Eagle – A symbol of strength and honor.
  • Fox – According to legend, the fox possesses great speed, cunning, and good hunting ability.

Buy 5 or more for $6.40 each.

 

Legend Necklaces – Eagle Feather

Legend Necklaces - Eagle Feather
Legend Necklaces – Eagle Feather

To make our Legend Necklaces, we string base metal pendants on hand cut deerskin lace with glass crow beads to make a fun totem necklace. Each necklace comes with a descriptive Legend to make a unique gift or award.

Eagle Feather – Eagle feathers were given in recognition of brave deeds.

Also available in:

  • Turtle – According to Iroquois Legend, the world was formed on the back of the turtle.
  • Arrowhead -Symbolize bravery and successful hunting.
  • Chief – The leader and spokesman of the Native American.
  • Eagle Head – A symbol of strength and honor.
  • Flying Eagle – A symbol of strength and honor.
  • Fox – According to legend, the fox possesses great speed, cunning, and good hunting ability.

Buy 5 or more for $6.40 each.

 

Legend Necklaces – Arrowhead

Legend Necklaces - Arrowhead
Legend Necklaces – Arrowhead

To make our Legend Necklaces, we string base metal pendants on hand cut deerskin lace with glass crow beads to make a fun totem necklace. Each necklace comes with a descriptive Legend to make a unique gift or award.

Arrowhead -Symbolizes bravery and successful hunting.

Also available in:

  • Turtle – According to Iroquois Legend, the world was formed on the back of the turtle.
  • Flying Eagle – A symbol of strength and honor.
  • Eagle Feather – Eagle feathers were given in recognition of brave deeds.
  • Eagle Head – A symbol of strength and honor.
  • Fox – According to legend, the fox possesses great speed, cunning, and good hunting ability.
  • Chief – The leader and spokesman of the Native American.

Buy 5 or more for $6.40 each.

Legend Necklaces – Turtle

Legend Necklaces - Turtle
Legend Necklaces – Turtle

To make our Legend Necklaces, we string base metal pendants on hand cut deerskin lace with glass crow beads to make a fun totem necklace. Each necklace comes with a descriptive Legend to make a unique gift or award.

Turtle – According to Iroquois Legend, the world was formed on the back of the turtle.

Also available in:

  • Arrowhead -Symbolize bravery and successful hunting.
  • Flying Eagle – A symbol of strength and honor.
  • Eagle Feather – Eagle feathers were given in recognition of brave deeds.
  • Eagle Head – A symbol of strength and honor.
  • Fox – According to legend, the fox possesses great speed, cunning, and good hunting ability.
  • Chief – The leader and spokesman of the Native American.

Buy 5 or more for $6.40 each.

Wampum Round Bead

Wampum Round Bead
Wampum Round Bead

We proudly offer real Quahog Wampum Shell findings for your most traditional jewelry and regalia. Natural Quahog shell beads and pendants will vary in color striations. Each bead is a miniature work of art! These exceptional pieces will please the most particular craftspeople. We sell these individually.

Round Wampum Beads come in 4 sizes:

  • 3mm
  • 4mm
  • 5mm
  • 6mm

Quantity Discounts when you buy 10 or more of one size!

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Native Americans and Buffalo

Native Americans and Buffalo

Native Americans and Buffalo

Native Americans and Buffalo have a long history together. Buffalo, or the American Bison, has played an essential role in the survival and culture of the Native Americans who lived in the Plains region of what is now the United States, and parts of southern Canada.  Buffalo once roamed the Plains in innumerable herds until the middle of the 19th century. Incursions by white settlers and the arrival of the railroad severely depleted the number of Buffalo living on the Plains.  Native Americans use of every part of a Buffalo for food, clothing, tools, fuel and utensils. Continue reading Native Americans and Buffalo