This is a lucky elephant with her trunk held high carved from black onyx. It is grounding and a source of strength. There is a minor imperfection in one foot, but it's only noticeable if you are really looking for it.
The elephant is considered a very lucky animal symbol. It is said that an elephant by the front door protects the home from bad luck. Elephants walk almost noiselessly with a fluid grace that is contrary to their size. Elephants teach of not only strength but of wisdom too. They teach one when to walk softly and when to make their presence known. Their hearing, smell, taste and touch is acute compensating for poor eyesight; therefore, elephant totems speak of intuition. They assist one to work on gathering and responding to information sensed by means other than sight. Elephants teach one loyalty and respect.
Onyx is a form of chalcedony, therefore it assists in balancing the mind body and spirit. Onyx has been known to be used for assisting one to receive from the universe energies which are needed. This assists one to relieve grief, enhance one's self-control, and stimulate happiness and good fortune.