A traditional Lakota Pipe bag depicting the American Flag. Historically, the Lakota began to use the flag in their beadwork as a symbol of safety and compliance and that they were no longer a threat, but a peaceful people. This bag was designed and created during a time of conflict and distress currently happening in our country. The bag carries prayers for resolution and peace.
Beaded utilizing the Lakota Lazy stitch, with the beads directly on a traditional brain tanned/smoked deer hide. Materials include size 13 Charlotte seed beads, size 13 Sterling silver seed beads, sterling silver cone horse hair tassels, and 4mm & 8mm sterling silver beads. The fringe is beautifully twisted for a added embellishments. The back of the bag is beaded exactly the same as the front of the bag.
Length: 30 inches
Width: 9 1/2 inches.