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Cotton shawl, 'Falling Stars' - White on White Handwoven Maya Cotton Shawl icon bankCurate

Product ID: 262752

White on White Handwoven Maya Cotton Shawl, "Falling Stars"

By Santa Maria Weavers, this beautiful shawl is handwoven on the backstrap loom.... more

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By Santa Maria Weavers, this beautiful shawl is handwoven on the backstrap loom. Geometric motifs appear in white on white; they depict stars, which represent blessings, and leaves as a symbol for nature. The intricate patterns are created with the traditional pic bil technique, which involves laying in thicker threads where the patterns are desired, giving the textile the appearance of embroidery. Lush macramé fringe finishes the cotton shawl.

  • 85 grams
  • 0.2 lbs
  • Shawl: 177.8 cm L x 55.88 cm W
  • Shawl: 70" L x 22" W
  • Fringe: 7.11 cm L
  • Fringe: 2.8" L

  • 100% cotton
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Dry on low heat cycle
  • Machine wash in cold water on delicate cycle
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Guatemala.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Central America
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This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

This artist is working with some sort of disability ranging from mental or physical and includes conditions such as being handicapped physically, or perhaps having a condition such as autism. This is also awarded to artists that employ other artists with disabilities.

This artist is currently supporting and providing for the education of their children, grandchildren, or children in their community, whether it be at the primary, secondary, or university level.

Ixbalam Ke Women Weavers has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $150 and the most recent for $200.

This artist positively impacts their community through job creation and provides jobs for 2 or more people.

This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.

The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.

This artist supports children under the age of 18.

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