Alpaca Mesa Cloth with Multiple Sacred Symbols

$175.00

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One of our most beautiful textiles, this exquisite soft alpaca mesa cloth is a delight to touch. The woven designs feature ancient sacred symbols of the Andes of the condor, chili flower, and Tumi.The finely handspun alpaca yarns are all in natural hair hues of tan, black, cream, brown, and gray, evoking the wisdom of the earth.  Expert weaver, elder Remigia Salas,and her family live in a tiny home of stone walls and a thatch roof in a small village in the Q’ero region of the Andes.  Your purchase helps Remigia, her family, and her community build projects to give the children a more stable and healthy future.  Your mesa cloth is square and is larger than most. It measures 30.5 x 31.5 inches.  80 x 80 cm.

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.