Cut Out Roadrunner Earrings
Cut Out Roadrunner Earrings TS-52
Unique earrings handcrafted in cut out southwestern cactus and roadrunner desert scene. In Southwest Indian legends, roadrunners are revered for their speed because roadrunners can run faster than humans, bravery as roadrunners kill and eat rattlesnakes and endurance. The Hopi and Pueblo tribes believed that roadrunners were medicine birds and could protect against evil spirits. Roadrunner feathers were used to decorate Pueblo cradles as spiritual protection for the baby.