Hand carved solid silver ring with snake and eagle dispute pattern.
The eagle is a logical choice for a group’s symbol. It’s a large, powerful predator. The eagle stands for admirable, intimidating power. Whereas, The serpent/snake/dragon is a far more complicated part of the equation. Many people associate the serpent with evil because of the Bible story in which the snake offers Eve the fruit from the forbidden tree, “the tree of the knowledge of good and evil.
Battling serpent and eagle is a very dynamic combination of opposites that becomes the force that turns the universe.