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This simple despacho cloth is hand woven with natural fibers and features traditional Chincheros motifs in its bands. Reversible. The designs are woven to produce an image with positive color and weave effect on one side and opposite color and weave effect of the same image on the reverse. Tasseled on each of the four conrners with sewn on decorative edging on two sides. Use for wrapping your despacho offering and taking it to its offering place. From the Chincheros of the high Andes mountains of Peru.
This despacho cloth is a excellent example of the artistic Q'ero quarter weaving technique. Woven with natural colors and embellished with corner yarn tassels. Use this soft cloth as a despacho cloth in ceremonial offerings or as an overlay cloth on your mesa or personal altar. Handmade sizes range from 16 to 18 inches L x 18 inches wide. Gently used. Select your style below. Made by the native Q'ero of Peru.
This simple despacho cloth is woven with fibers in colorful rainbow shades and features a traditional geometric diamond pattern in its center band. Crafted with corner and colorful yarn tassels applied to each corner and a bound edging on one side. Due to the handmade nature of the cloths, your tassel colors may vary slightly from image. Gently used. Made by the native Q'ero of Peru.
The spirit of the Shipibo of the Peruvian jungle is diligently sketched and then painted onto this rustic cotton cloth runner in intricate traditional designs based on their ayahuasca-inspired medicine songs calledicaros. Created in the Peruvian Amazon jungle by Shipibo women.
Akin to the traditional women's faldas , or skirts, which are woven with patterns of protection, these cloths are considered to be healing cloths. They are used in the shamanic healing ceremonies where they are placed upon the patient's body to infuse it with the healing power of the featuredicaro or medicine song. The design on this cloth is said to represent prosperity. Hand made in Peru.