Light and Delight. Navajo artist Herbert Ration continues his creative Insect Pin series with this Dragonfly composed of stamped sterling silver with a light-reflecting Mother of Pearl body and turquoise head. Can also be worn as a pendant. Measures 2.5" long by 2" wide. As a totem symbol, the dragonfly represents change and light.
Navajo artist and silversmith Herbert Ration creates both traditional and contemporary designs including his distinctive and colorful kachina necklaces and bug pins. Originally from Crownpoint, NM, Ration has been designing for over 40 years, learning his craft from his grandfather, Jimmy Ration. Herbert's designs are expressive in their use of colorful stones and sterling stamp work, adding personality to his works.