Large Coca Bag with Chunchus

$65.00

1 in stock

SKU: 200.25

A large bag of alpaca features colorful symbols of sacred Chunchu.  Rebecca Machacca Paucar hand spun the yarns to weave this  lovely and timelesschuspa.  She wove the bag outdoors, kneeling over her loom, in her small Q’ero village of Chullmachinpuna in the Andes Mountains. Your purchase helps Rebecca, her family, and her community build a more stable life and preserve their culture in one of the most remote villages of the Andes Mountains.
13.5 W x 13.5 L  plus 56 in. woven strap 1 inch wide.    34 x 34  plus 135 cm. woven strap 2.5 cm wide.

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.