Double Inti Symbols Mesa Cloth

$145.00

1 in stock

Yesica Samata Gerillo created this poem of a mesa cloth with four rows of double

Yessica Samata Gerillo created this mesa cloth with four rows of sacred Inti symbols in complex patterns. this textiles expresses the Q’ero people’s intimate relationship with the sun and light, seasons, weather, climate, and all natural and spiritual forces of the universe.. The clear reds in the outer bands  contrast with the fields of black on the male and female sides of the mesa cloth.This traditional style mesa cloth reflects the sacred complementary duality as lived in the Andes of Peru.  Yesica Samata Gerillo wove this outside her home in Q’eros at 13,000 feet in elevation. Your purchase helps her family and her community build a more sustainable life and supports traditional Q’ero culture.  21 x 23/5 inches. 53.5 x 59.5 cm.

Learn more about the Q’ero people and how your purchase helps Q’ero communities.  Heart Walk Foundation
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