Guacamaya Basket
Guacamaya Basket

Guacamaya Basket

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Made by the community of Guacamayas. Descendants from the Laches Indians, this community inhabits the mountains of Boyaca, Colombia. Their basketry tradition goes back hundreds of years when they began to elaborate their baskets for every day chores. Today the women in this community integrate trades of agriculture and livestock with the production of their basketry. The baskets are hand-woven and along with an ancestral spiral technique; the use of fique, vegetable dyes, salt, aloe, banana, orange and lemon.

Material: Hemp Colors: Beige, yellow, green, blue Size: Height: 5" Width: 8 1/2" Depth: 5"