Wool Chamula runner or shawl. Handwoven from sheep wool, Chiapas Mexico
Unique piece!!!! Handwoven by the indigenous people from Chamula, Chiapas mexico. with ancient Aztec woven knot and tassle.
45 x 120 cm / 17.5 x 47 inch
In chamula the have sheeps in 3 unique breeds: White/black, grey and reddish brown. The Sheep are double coated and often have 2 sets of horns. The undercoat is spun into fine strong warp yarns, while the coarse long undercoat is used for weft. (Maya Threads, A woven History of Chiapas)