Native American Navajo Wedding Vase 8" - Natives (p188)
This is an authentic Native American Navajo wedding vase. This hand made wedding vase has a beautiful smooth finish featuring painted Indian art on both front and back.
The wedding has always been a prized possession and symbol of good fortune for an American Indian couple. The parents of the couple would get together and make a special wedding vase for the couple to be married. It was to be a symbol of their marriage that they would keep the rest of their lives. During the ceremony the wedding vase was presented to the couple as a symbol of the promise of their deep love and happiness. The Indian Brave and Maiden would both drink from the wedding vase using the two spouts to seal their promise to each other.
Wedding vases are made in many shapes, sizes, colors and textures. They have become a symbol of happiness that continues today. Wedding vases are great for collectors and perfect for southwest decorating, a western home accessory or a special wedding gift. Each wedding vase is individually hand painted, colors may vary slightly, picture is representative. Measures 8" tall, 5.5" wide.
Authentic Native American, Tribe: Dine Navajo
For decorative use only, will not hold liquid.