In early literature, the bear often is among the strongest of characters, treated with fear and therefore respect. Still a symbol of strength in jewelry, this bear is adorned with swirl designs to add to the folklore feel. Made in Finland from 100% nickel-free sterling silver, this pendant hangs from a silver chain to be worn as a necklace and has a pin on the back for the option of wearing as a brooch. Gift the Kalevala Bear Large Silver Pendant to someone you hold in high regards this season, or keep for yourself as a symbol of your personal strength.
Kalevala Jewelry seeks its inspiration from the unique Finnish and Scandinavian jewelry traditions throughout the ages. Most of the Kalevala Koru models are replicas of ancient Iron Age jewelry discovered by archaeologists. Read more about
A silversmith graduate from the Lahti Polytechnic Institute of Design, Kaisa Leena Mäkelä furthered her studies in Japan where she graduated from Hiko Mizuno Jewelry College. A jewelry designer for Kalevala since 1993, Mäkelä has been responsible for several large collections that are histo... More Kaisaleena Mäkelä