Native American Pottery Wedding Vase 9.5" -Sioux (p620)
This is an authentic Native American pottery wedding vase. This hand made Lakota Sioux wedding vase has a smooth matte finish painted surface with beautiful hand etched Indian art.
The Lakota wedding vase has always been a prized posession 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.
Sioux Indian 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. Picture is representative, etched designs vary, measures 5.5" wide, 9.5" tall.
Authentic Native American, Tribe: Lakota Sioux
For decorative use only, will not hold liquid.