Navajo Hummingbird Pottery Wedding Vase Image Sandpainting Ornament
This wonderful sandpainting ornament was created by a Navajo artist here in New Mexico. The Navajo art of sandpainting originated from traditional healing ceremonies. Sandpaintings are very colorful and detailed, and each figure carries a special meaning. The colors used for sand painting are derived from many different sources, including colored rocks, roots, flowers, sand, bark, ashes, and cactus.
This ornament depicts a traditional Navajo wedding vase decorated with the image of a hummingbird. The photos both the front and back sides of the ornament.
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