Cusquenian Ceremonial Manta
This dramatic Vintage Peruvian textile comes from Chillahuane which is located in the Andes Mountains of Peru. It is made with handspun alpaca & lamb's wool on a traditional back strap handloom and usually takes several months to complete. All colors are natural organic dyes from plant sources and the black & browns are natural alpaca color. It's quite old and in excellent condition! The native Peruvian lady I purchased this manta from suggested that it is probably over 80 years old.
Ideas for uses: spread it on the back of a chair, use it as a decorative bed throw or hang above the bed as a headboard wall hanging for a dramatic effect. This gorgeous throw with lots of intricate details is an easy way to add color, depth and interest to any large monochromatic wall.
handloomed in Peru
organic plant dyes
back strap loom
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