This Basket is new and was made to be used and blessed by a Medicine Man during a sacred ceremony.
This Large Navajo basically new Ceremonial Basket also called a wedding basket in white, black and red colors, a unique 18 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 1/2” (34cm) in diameter, 2 1/2 deep (6cm).