Lakota Crafters Deep Brown Medicine Pouch by Brenda Good Lance
This medicine pouch is made from a dark brown leather with leather stitching and tassels. The pouch is decorated with glass pony beads in the four colors of the medicine wheel. The pouch is stuffed with sage. This pouch measures 5" by 2.5".
Medicine bags traditionally are worn under the clothes. The contents of the medicine pouch are usually kept secret. Medicine pouches or bags are considered holy and are to be treated as a very precious possession.
Brenda Good Lance is a full-blooded Lakota and lifetime resident of the Pine Ridge Reservation. Brenda is fluent in Lakota. She has been making and selling art since she was 16 years old and has been in the business for over 40 years.