Native American Navajo Fine Etched Horsehair Wedding Vase with Butterflies – HHF-3321

Fine Etched Horsehair Wedding Vase with Butterflies

The Wedding Vase is an ancient vessel still used in traditional Pueblo wedding ceremonies. One spout of the vessel represents the husband and the other the wife. The looped handle represents the unity achieved with marriage. The space created within the loop represents the circle of life. In the traditional ceremony, the couple drink nectar (prepared by the medicine man) from the spouts to represent the blending their lives. The pot is a reflection of the ancient rite. This Navajo wedding vase is etched with a Butterflies all around the piece. The Butterfly is a symbol of beauty for the Native Americans.
Artist: Marshalene Bennett

Dimensions: 8.25″ tall

Price: $174.95
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