Inner Cloth with Peruvian Chili Flowers


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The colors in this lovely inner cloth are natural alpaca hair colors (grey and creme) and natural plant dyes except for the bright red. Epifania Phacsi Mamani created this inner cloth at her home  in the Hapu Q’ero region of the Q’ero Nation. 14.5 x 15.5 inches. 34.5 x 15.5 cm.  A photo of Mercedes holding this inner cloth is included with your purchase.

Inner cloths are used by the Q’ero to bundle sacred coca leaves. Women tuck them in their waist belts. Men carry them in their coca bags.

Learn how your purchase helps the Q’ero people: Q’ero Life in the Andes: A Partnership.