Colorful Inkarri Mesa / Lliklla with Rainbow stripes

$160.00

1 in stock

SKU: 500.117 Categories: ,

The complex images of Inkarri (Chunchu) in this mesa cloth evoke strength and confidence in a world coming into harmony and balance. The Inkarri symbols represents the Q’ero people’s belief in the coming return of the great Inka leader and the resurgence of the greatness of the descendants of the Inka people. Q’ero weaver Dominga Samata Champi create this tightly woven textile framing the Inkarri with stripes of rainbow colors. Dominga wove this mesa cloth kneeling on the ground outside her home in Kiku Q’eros, at 12,000 feet in elevation under the watchful protection of Apu Mama Rosa. Your purchase helps her family and her community build a more sustainable life and supports traditional Q’ero culture.  25.5  x 28.5  inches. 65 x 73 cm.  Your purchase includes a photo of Dominga’s husband holding your new mesa cloth.
Learn more about the Q’ero people and how your purchase helps Q’ero communities.  Heart Walk Foundation
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