Vintage Czech glass tear from the 50's mounted on a golden shield with an adjustable filigree ring band.
As an image of the unconscious, the dragon moves in and out of psyche's darkness, showing only parts of itself, evanescent. The Greek "drakon" signifies aliveness, gleaming light and the eye that flashes fire and sees keenly, like the figurative "eye" of the unconscious.
Feathers are sensitive to the slightest wind, and thus are emblems of the psyche’s capacity to pick up invisible and imperceptible currents. If we take notice of these and follow them we can be shown new possibilities or discover where psychic energy is tending. Feathers form the wings with which one can transcend the concrete, escape confinement and soar to creative heights or spiritual vision.