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848 Cinta Nebaj-2843Nebaj

Elegant cinta/hair wrap from the village of Nebaj. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 115″ in total length and 4″ – 4.5″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 7″ each. The more detailed weaving decorations run 18″ – 20.5″ at each end.

This cinta is finely woven with wonderful colors of green with accents of gold, white blue, and purple, representing the mountains and rivers of Guatemala running the full length of the cinta. At each end there are sections with more detailed weaving containing geomorphic figures similar to those found in huipiles from this same region. The tassels are a wonderful mix of the colors found in the cinta, with solid center colors of red, blue, yellow, pink, and turquoise.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in very good used condition with almost no sign of wear except for slight creasing down the length of the cinta, and perhaps a few loose threads. This is a wonderful textile for use or display!

$58.00

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825 Cinta Nebaj-2806Nebaj

Elegant cinta/hair wrap from the village of Nebaj. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 113″ in total length and 4.26″ – 6″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 6″ each. The more detailed weaving decorations run approximately 20.5″ – 22.5″ at each end.

This super soft cinta is finely woven with wonderful colors of green with accents of gold, white blue, and purple, representing the mountains and rivers of Guatemala running the full length of the cinta. At each end there are sections with more detailed weaving containing mayan stars and geomorphic animal figures similar to those found in huipiles from this same region. The tassels are a wonderful mix of the colors found in the cinta.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in good used condition with little sign of wear. This is a wonderful textile for use or display!

$58.00

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619 Cinta Nebaj-0457Nebaj

Elegant cinta/hair wrap from the village of Nebaj. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 108″ in total length and 4 1/4″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 7″ each. The more detailed weaving decorations run approximately 21″ at each end.

This super soft cinta is finely woven with wonderful colors of green with accents of gold, white blue, and purple, representing the mountains and rivers of Guatemala running the full length of the cinta. At each end there are sections with more detailed weaving containing mayan stars and geomorphic animal figures similar to those found in huipiles from this same region. The tassels are a wonderful mix of the colors found in the cinta, with solid center colors of red, blue, yellow, pink, and turquoise.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in excellent used condition with almost no sign of wear. This is a wonderful textile for use or display!

$55.00

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579 Faja San Martin Chile Verde-0235San Martín Sacatepequez

Beautiful cinta/hair piece from the San Martín Sacatepequez region of Guatemala, also know as San Martín Chile Verde. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 120″ in length and 4 1/2″ wide. The design runs the entire length of the cinta.

This cinta is brightly colored with elaborate and colorful weaving that features birds and mayan stars throughout the length. The decoration radiates like a stained glass window. Stunning!

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in excellent used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads and some slight discoloration at the ends. An amazing piece of art for wear or display!

$65.00

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561 Cinta Santa Maria de Jesus-0327Santa Maria de Jesús

Beautiful wedding cinta from the town of Santa Maria de Jesús! The bride would wear this cinta in her hair on her wedding day as part of her outfit. This colorful cinta measures 1 3/4″ in width, 90″ in length. The tassels at each end measure 20″ each.

This cinta is hand woven with mayan designs that represent the union of marriage. It is full of colors  blues, purples, reds, and yellows with accents of black and white. The weaving is very fine and detailed with identical designs on both sides. The threads are of an acrylic blend and are full of color!

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in very good used condition with a few small faint stains. A very unique and lovely piece!

$68.00

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543 Cinta Zunil-0346Zunil

Elegant and long cinta from the town of Zunil. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This very colorful cinta measures 3/4″ wide and 104″ in length, not including the additional 7″ of tassels on each end.

This rigid cinta is finely woven with geometric designs in three different color patterns that run the full length of the cinta. The colors sections are: bronze brown with a very faint metallic accent, a simple green color with accent stripes, and a rose pink section with very blue and teal accents. The tassels are soft braided black threads that extend from each end.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in great used condition with very slight wear of the weaving along the edge. A very unique piece that can be displayed in many ways!

$31.00

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541 Cinta Zunil-0336Zunil

Elegant and long cinta from the town of Zunil. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This very colorful cinta measures 109″ in length, not including the additional 5 1/2″ of tassels on each end.

This rigid cinta is finely woven with geometric designs in three different color patterns that run the full length of the cinta. The colors sections are: purple with a very faint colorful metallic accent, a simple deep red color with accent stripes, and a multicolor section with very detailed weaving. The tassels are soft braided black threads that extend from each end.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in very good used condition with very slight wear of the weaving along the edge. A very unique piece that can be displayed in many ways!

$28.00

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512 Cinta Chajul-0201Chajul

Beautiful elegant cinta/hair wrap from the region of Chajul, full of color! Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 122″ in total length and 1/2″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 1 1/4″ in diameter.

This cinta is hand woven with a pair of circular ‘pompons’ at each end. The weaving has been accented with colorful metallic stitching that runs the length of the cinta in sections of various colors.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in good used condition with some sign of wear, a few loose threads where the tassels are attached. There is a small pink spot in the blue woven area and some stray hair tangled in the knots. A unique accent piece!

$12.00

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511 Cinta Nebaj-0148Nebaj

Elegant cinta/hair wrap from the village of Nebaj. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 100″ in total length and 3 1/2″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 7″ each. The more detailed weaving decorations run approximately 10″ at each end.

This cinta is finely woven with wonderful colors of green with accents of gold, white blue, and purple, representing the mountains and rivers of Guatemala running the full length of the cinta. At each end there are sections with more detailed weaving containing mayan stars and geomorphic animal figures similar to those found in huipiles from this same region. The tassels are a wonderful mix of the colors found in the cinta, with solid center colors of red, blue, yellow, pink, and turquoise.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in very good used condition with almost no sign of wear except for slight creasing down the length of the cinta, and perhaps a few loose threads. This is a wonderful textile for use or display!

$58.00

SOLD

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506 Cinta Chajul-0145Chajul

Beautiful elegant cinta/hair wrap from the region of Chajul, full of color! Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 78″ in total length and 1/2″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 1 1/4″ in diameter.

This cinta is hand woven with a pair of circular ‘pompons’ at each end. The weaving has been accented with colorful metallic stitching that runs the length of the cinta in sections of various colors.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in very good used condition with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads. A unique accent piece!

$20.00

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501 Cinta Nebaj-0066Nebaj

Elegant cinta/hair wrap from the village of Nebaj. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 94″ in total length and 4″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 8″ each. The more detailed weaving decorations run approximately 18″ at each end.

This cinta is finely woven with wonderful colors of green with accents of gold, white blue, and purple, representing the mountains and rivers of Guatemala running the full length of the cinta. At each end there are sections with more detailed weaving containing mayan stars and geomorphic animal figures similar to those found in huipiles from this same region. The tassels are a wonderful mix of the colors found in the cinta, with solid center colors of red, blue, yellow, pink, and turquoise.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in very good used condition with almost no sign of wear except for slight creasing down the length of the cinta, and perhaps a few loose threads. This is a wonderful textile for use or display!

$58.00

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500 Cinta Chajul-0043Chajul

Beautiful elegant cinta/hair wrap from the region of Chajul, full of color! Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 88″ in total length and 1/2″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 1 1/4″ in diameter.

This cinta is hand woven with a pair of circular ‘pompons’ at each end. The weaving has been accented with colorful stitching that runs the length of the cinta in sections of various colors.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in very good used condition with slight signs of wear, mainly where the tassels attach to the cinta there are a few loose threads. A unique accent piece!

$20.00

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413 Cinta Nebaj-0585Nebaj

Elegant cinta/hair wrap from the village of Nebaj. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 112″ in total length and 4 1/4″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 6″ each.

This cinta is finely woven with wonderful colors of green with accents of burgundy, gold, white blue, and purple, representing the mountains and rivers of Guatemala running the full length of the cinta.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in very good used condition with almost no sign of wear except for slight creasing down the length of the cinta.

$56.00

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412-Cinta Zunil-0156Zunil

Elegant and long cinta from the town of Zunil. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 132″ in total length and 1 1/8″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 16″ each.

This cinta is finely hand woven with mayan figures that represent the colorful daily life along with diamonds and zigzags representing the mountains and rivers of Guatemala running the full length of the cinta.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in good used condition with slight signs of wear, mainly on the tassels.

$49.00

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411-Cinta Zunil-0146Zunil

Elegant and long cinta from the town of Zunil. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 133″ in total length and 1″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 15″ each.

This blue-green cinta is finely hand woven with zigzags in abundance running the full length of the cinta. The color is a beautiful aquamarine that reflects the color of the waters found in the lakes and oceans in Guatemala. This elegant cinta has much fine quality thread throughout. The colors are bright and striking. The pom-poms are soft and silky to the touch.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in very good used condition with very little sign of use, with perhaps a couple of tiny worn spots along the edge.

$48.00

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410-Cinta Zunil-0150Zunil

Elegant and long cinta from the town of Zunil. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 115″ in total length and 1 1/8″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 14″ each.

This cinta is finely hand woven with geometric mayan figures of zigzags and diamonds that represent the rivers and mountains that run the full length of the cinta. The colors are a wonderful blends of bright pinks with accents in light pink and pale blue.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in very good used condition with few slightly worn spots of the weaving along the edge.

$48.00

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409-Cinta Zunil-0139Zunil

Elegant and long cinta from the town of Zunil. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 129″ in total length and 1 1/8″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 15″ each.

This cinta is finely hand woven with mayan stars and geometric figures in an abundance of colors running the full length of the cinta. This elegant cinta has much fine quality thread throughout. The colors are bright and striking.

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in good used condition with few slightly worn spots of the weaving along the edge.

$52.00

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Santa Maria de Jesús

Beautiful wedding cinta from the town of Santa Maria de Jesús! The bride would wear this cinta in her hair on her wedding day as part of her outfit. This colorful cinta measures 79″ in length. The tassels at each end measure 25″ each.

This cinta is hand woven with mayan designs that represent the union of marriage. It is full of colors  blues, purples, reds, and yellows with accents of black and white. The weaving is very fine and detailed with identical designs on both sides. The threads are of an acrylic blend and are full of color!

Additional photos can be found here.

This cinta is in very good used condition with a few small faint stains. A very unique and lovely piece!

$71.00

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Aguacatán

Very elegant and very long cinta from the town of Aguacatán. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 108″ in length (not including tassels) and 4″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 5″ each.

This cinta is finely hand woven with geomorphic mayan shapes that represent the colorful daily life running the full length of the cinta. The threads are a mix of cotton, acrylic, blended and metallic accents. The metallic thread is used sparingly in the lines dividing the sections from the tassels up to the top of the section with the ducks on each side. This unique cinta is woven in a predominantly blue color scheme as compared to the more commonly seen red color schemes. This cinta is older, as this color scheme and style is not found much anymore.

This cinta is in excellent used condition with very little wear.

$98.00

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Zunil

Elegant and long cinta from the town of Zunil. Women wear this style of cinta in their hair as part of their outfit. This colorful cinta measures 120″ in total length and 1″ in width. The tassels at each end measure 10″ each.

This cinta is finely hand woven with mayan figures that represent the colorful daily life along with darling little women and men dressed in colorful costume running the full length of the cinta.

This cinta is in good used condition with few slightly worn spots of the weaving along the edge.

$65.00

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