You can use this natural turkey feather for smudging or as a quill pen, this feather is great to use in your magical crafts and spells, and is patterned with stripes. Throughout history, feathers have been used as spiritual symbols for shamans and priests. Feathers are symbols of royalty for kings and chiefs. They are symbols of healing and sacred power for Egyptian, Asian, Native American, and Celtic cultures. This is a turkey feather.