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Utah Pioneer Heritage Necklace

23 USD
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Utah Pioneer Heritage Necklace

23 USD
This necklace and its charms represent the pioneers' trek West. The bee represents the beehive that became the state symbol, symbolizing industry and the industriousness of the people. The blossom represents the promise the pioneers were given that the desert would blossom as a rose. The bird represents the seagulls who came to save the pioneers' crops from the crickets. The feather represents the many encounters the pioneers had with the Native Americans. The sun represents the hot sun beating down on the Saints as they made their way to the Salt Lake Valley.