Q'ero/Awayo Style Mesa/Mestana Cloth - 40" X 40"
Vintage Awayo style, hand-woven alpaca and natural dyes from the Andes, Bolivia. Used in Ceremony, fair condition, has weak spots. It can be made into a poncho by opening the center seam. Typically, this size is worn by women. They fold it diagonally, and wrap over their shoulders and hold closed with a tupu, a type of long pin. They will also wrap around their hips to keep warm.
The Andean people use these Mesa/Mestana cloths in their Shamanic practices and Ceremony.
Can be used as decor in your home or office, adding warmth, texture, and culture.
Please note that the photo with the Mesas, Shipibo Rattles, and watanas/ties are for display; they may not be available if sold. However, there are more available. Each one is unique.
40" X 40" $120 50% OFF $60
Tie/watana to compliment your Mesa. $25 each
Small Shipibo rattles: $17
Large Shipibo rattles: $27