The spirit of the bear is a strong source of support in times of difficulty. It provides courage and a stable foundation to face challenges. When the bear shows up as a spirit guide in your life, it’s perhaps time to stand for your beliefs or your truth. This power animal will provide for support and strength. During the frontier days the use of buffalo horn ensured that the gun powder would not be detonated by sparks during storage and loading. This reproduction horn is approx 11 inches, naturally waterproof and already hollow inside. It was scrimshawed re-polished and sealed with bees wax. The Grizzly bear was scrimshawed on Tagua Nut and sealed with bees wax. Tagua nut is a rain forest nut known as vegetable ivory for its likeness to animal ivory.