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Carapan, Mexican Folk Art Gallery.

Mexican Cotton Shawl White w Yellow Stripes & Feathers by Purepecha Indigenous People

$800.00 USD
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ABOUT THIS BACK STRAP LOOMED INDIGENOUS TEXTILE

This rebozo (shawl) is an authentic Haute Couture Mexican Indigenous Textile. The fabric was made using the pre columbian back strap loom technique and the goose white feathers are all hand knotted.

It was made by Purépecha indigenous people from Michoacán Mexico.

The yellow stripes on the white cotton is beautiful!   The piece can be used not only as a garment but also as a home decor accent such as a table runner or bedspread. 

Making each shawl takes years of knowledge and weeks of dedication. With your shopping you support the work of indigenous families, with whom we work directly on a fair trade basis. 

TECHNICAL DATA

SIZE 7Ft x 2.3 ft / 214Cm x 70Cm
MADE OF Shawl:100% Cotton. Fringe: Goose Feathers.
REGION Ahuirán, Michoacan, Mexico
ETHNIC GROUP Purépecha.
TECHNIQUE Backstrap Loomed, hand knotted fringe.
COMMENTS One of a kind. 
CARE Dry Clean. 

 

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