Ancient myths from different cultures describe turtles with special meaning. In some cultures they believed that the turtle’s back symbolized Heaven and that its underside represented Earth. For them the turtle signified the possibility of uniting Heaven and Earth within one’s own life. Today still regard the turtle as a symbol of the primal mother and believe that it is connected to the lunar cycle. Others associate the turtle with longevity and wisdom.
Color: None ( unpainted)
Dimension: L 10" x W 8" x H 7 1/2"
Weight: 1 lb x 14 oz