Wonderful Balochi multi-strand headdress. These necklaces are strung and restrung generation to generation incorporating new beads with old beads and newly found old beads. They are a combination of glass and plastic beads but primarily glass. A wide variety of beads can be found in these necklaces. Some are quite old and some may be valuable.
For more fabulous beaded treasures check out the necklace section of our shop.
This is huipil made from an older pre 1980s Chichicastenango huipil and natural silk velvet. Absolutely phenomenal color way! The huipil is a now rare wool embroidered piece. These are no longer produced in this region.
W 27.5 x L 37 inches
The cost of the dress is just enough to cover the materials, the labor that went into it and the fees to sell it.
This poncho come from the Highlands of Chiapas, a village called San Andres Larrainzar. Not a traditional garment but a completely fabulous modern design using the traditional San Andres Larrainzar style of weaving. Wonderful color way.