Large Huichol Ojos de Dios. These are spiritual and votive object made by weaving a design out of yarn upon a wooden cross. The Ojo de Dios or God's eye is a ritual tool that was believed to protect those while they pray, magical object, and an ancient cultural symbol evoking the weaving motif and its spiritual associations for the Huichol and Tepehuan Indians of western Mexico. The Huichol call their God's Eyes Sikuli, which means "the power to see and understand things unknown.
This listing is for the three pieces in the photo. They measure 17"x11".
These stunning beauties are made in Oaxaca, Mexico, the home of this type of beautiful filigree work. This is expertly executed filigree work and wonderful traditional design. A special pair of earring!
Sterling silver fine filigree work. About 3.25 inches long. Approx 22 grams.
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This is a gorgeous handwoven huipil from the Costa Chica of Oaxaca. The huipil is woven of hand spun cotton and the weave is a of traditional design. The the brown is the natural color of the coyuchi cotton. Huipiles from this region are difficult to come by and this is a fabulous example.
This was purchased from the artisan at asking price.
This one has these measurements: Chest 28" Length 31"
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