Lakota Crafters Eagle Claw Necklace by Wilma Thin Elk
The pendant on this necklace is an eagle head designed and formed on an imitation bear claw. The necklace is strung on sinew using number eight glass seed beads, silver enameled beads and hairpipe bone beads. It measures 30" long.
Wilma Thin Elk is a Lakota elder. Wilma is a fluent speaker of her native language. She is well known for her beadwork, star quilts and various other crafts.