Striking and rare "alforja" hand woven of brilliantly colored hand-spun and hand-dyed sheep's wool by the Quechua people around Cuzco in the Andes Mountains of Peru. Simple striped design, decorated with tassels at the corners. These double-pouch bags are worn over the shoulder by both men and women. Acquired in the early 1970s.
Mint condition. Never used or displayed.
21" W x 49" L
Pockets: 12.5" W (opening) x 19" L