March 13th, 2013 Last Updated on: March 13th, 2013
Up for sale is this beautiful 20 macaw feather peyote pray fan. This is brand new and is what I call a round loose fan. It is made with 5 blue and gold macaw feathers, 1 green wing macaw, 7 Red Scarlet macaw feathers, 4 Lady Amherst and 2 African pheasant feathers and 1 center prayer feather. Each feather is 11 1/2 inches from the base to the top of the feather. All feather are in excellent shape and were the best I could find totaling over $380.00 for the feathers alone. Each feather has a 5 1/2 inch stem from the bottom of the feather to the base bottom of the stem were it screws into the beaded fan handle. Has a 3 1/4 inch peyote stitched handle that is beaded with # 13 beads and I have beaded the Lakota star that also looks like a Lakota Star quilt. The handles unscrews for easy storage in your gourd box. The fan is 20 1/4 inches from the top of the feathers to the bottom of the beaded handle, 17 inches when apart. The handle has 7 1/4 inches of twisted white leather fringe, The fan is 28 inches when all together. This fan will be shipped in a large Priority Mail box and insured. With the beading and labor to put this fan all together total over 80 hours of work and it is absolutely beautiful. You won't be disappointed. Native American made, tribal affiliation is Crow Creek Sioux.
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