Baby Gourd+Shell Rattle

$40.00

Gourd, gold leather, antique glass bead.
Approx. 1.75″ wide x 4.25″ long.

Of the squash family, gourd or askutasguash, has the honor of being the seed carrier, Divine Mother, and the spark of life.

Category: Tag:

Description

Gourd Rattle represents the earth, and the handle represents the axis of the Hero Twins, iconic figures of ancient Mayan lore who help keep the earth spinning. Of the squash family, gourd or askutasguash, has the honor of being the seed carrier, Divine Mother, and the spark of life. She teaches us about boundaries with the essence of purity of new life.

Sea Shells represents fertility and love and is also a symbol of baptism and pilgrimage. Our ancient connection to the sea supports us in tapping into our emotions and the expression of our creativity.