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Carapan, Mexican Folk Art Gallery.

Mexican Cotton Shawl from Oaxaca Fucsia Rebozo

$25.00 USD
RC3

ABOUT THIS MEXICAN TEXTILE

This cotton rebozo can be used as a shawl, scarf or as a home decor detail such as a bed throw or table runner. It loomed with love by indigenous Zapotec artists from Oaxaca, heirs of a culture that dates back to the year 500 B.C. The patterns that decorate this piece have a strong influence from the decor of the pyramids of Mitla and Monte Albán (pictures from our last trip attached). When you buy a piece like this one you help to keep the ancient Zapotec culture alive. It is 100% cotton and was made using the ancient pedal loom technique. 

TECHNICAL DATA

SIZE 6.23 x 1.80ft. / 190 x 55cm
APROX. WEIGHT 7.76 Oz / 220gr
MADE OF 100% cotton
REGION Mitla, Oaxaca
ETHNIC GROUP Zapotec
TECHNIQUE Pedal Loom
SKU RC3
CARE Hand wash separately with mild soap & cold water.