Peruvian Shoulder Bag

$80.00

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Product Description

This large colorful tote has two broad stripes in olive and and orange with  a decorative central band featuring traditional peruvian motifs and a hint of indigo in the accent band. The colors are derived from flowers, roots, insect, and bark. The center pattern is a special motif from Chinchero, a member village of the Center for Traditional Textiles cooperative in the Peruvians Highlands of Cusco.

The durable and finely handwoven alpaca/wool tote is fully lined, has an interior zipped pocket, and strong straps for carrying plenty. It has a zipped closure and the opening edge is finished with a special Peruvian eye border called nawi awapi.

This bag was woven by Eulogia Quispe Huaman, a member of the Chinchero village and cooperative member of Center for Traditional Textiles of Cusco, located in the Peruvian Highlands of Cusco.

 

Additional information

Color

naturally dyed orange and green, an accent of indigo

Fiber

90% wool, 10% alpaca

Size

4.5" bottom gusset; 12" width x 12 length"; 17" strap to shoulder; double straps

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