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Navajo Wedding and Ceremonial Basket from the Lukachukai Region
A family heirloom
Navajo Wedding and Ceremonial Basket from the Lukachukai Region
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Large Navajo/Dine' Ceremonial Basket also called a wedding basket in white, black and red colors, a unique 12 pyramid/point design, tightly woven in the traditional manner with sumac twigs to retain such items as a corn meal porridge consisting of white corn meal symbolizing the male and yellow corn meal the female during Navajo/Dine’ wedding ceremonies. This basket has been used and blessed in traditional Navajo ceremonies. By carefully studying the basket it’s possible to see traces of the sacred ceremony. Note: this basket is unique. 13 3/8” (33,9cm) in diameter, 2 1/8'' deep (5,4cm). 
Handcrafted by Native American Artists