Known as the Little Bear, Ursa Minor is a constellation in the northern sky rotating around the North Star, Polaris. Traditionally important for navigation, the expression "to get one's bearings" means that navigators refer to the bears (Ursa Major and Ursa Minor).
A carved turquoise bear on smooth turquoise heishi and faceted lemon yellow onyx. Pendant drop 2 1/2". (Bear drop can also be worn in back -- with a sexy v-neck back T-shirt -- or removed to wear necklace without it.)