This elegant greytone Portrait Pendant of Red Cloud
measures 7/8 inch wide by 1-1/4 inch long. Made of vitreous
enamel, each pendant is assembled by hand, so please allow for
Equally stunning as jewelry
or as an art element in a shrine or assemblage, this unique piece
is conservatively priced for such elegant craftsmanship.
Red Cloud, known to the Lakota People as Makhpiya Luta was born in 1820. As a war leader of the Native American Indian Tribe of the Oglala Lakota Sioux Nation, he was one of the most capable world leaders of the 19th Century.
Until his death in 1909, he continued to lead his people even in reservation life. Red Cloud rejected leasing land to the US Government and remains highly respected because of his conviction and honesty.