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Soft hues of plant-dyed alpaca yarns include center band symbols of sacred Inti (light, sun) with two rows of Intis on the sides. Weaver Julia Celia Samata hand spun alpaca yarns to create this soft traditional coca bag, or chuspa. She wove the bag outdoors in her small village in the Andes Mountains. 11.5 x 11.5 inches. plus 46 in. woven strap. wide. 32 x 32 cm. plus 118 cm. woven strap. Your purchase helps Celia, her family and her community to preserve culture and built a more stable life.
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.