The bag of this special chuspa, or coca bag, is made of vintage Q’ero weaving. It is bound with woven band, with a braided alpaca strap added. Q’ero men use these coca bags (chuspas) to carry their coca, llipta, khuyas, and other sacred items. 9 wide x 8 inches long plus fringe and braided strap. 23 x 20 cm. plus fringe and braided strap. The entire price of your purchase helps the weaver, her family, and her community to preserve their beautiful culture and build a more stable life through partnership projects with Heart Walk Foundation.
Note: This item has a “twin” with SKU 200.02.
Watch the Journey of your textile. Tribal Store: Supporting Q’ero Culture
Learn how your purchase helps the Q’ero people: Q’ero Life in the Andes: A Partnership.
To learn more about Q’ero weaving and watch them spin and weave, watch this brief video: Weaving in the Q’ero Nation.