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Small elegant bag handmade in one of the many weaving communities in the highlands around San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico. The design is a brocade (woven, not embroidered), a technique passed down from the ancient Maya culture.  Each Mayan community has their own traditional motifs that are created on a back-strap loom.


The bag is 7-1/4' wide by 5" deep with a slightly rounded base, zippered closure, has tassels and a twisted cotton strap

Gentle hand-wash or dry-clean

Maya Backstrap Loom Woven Purse (red, grey, green)

SKU: sku_5ed96e574394e_1591307863
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