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792 Rebozo Nebaj-2437Nebaj

Beautiful large perraje/rebozo or shawl from the village of Nebaj. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head. This lovely textile measures 23″ in width and 37″ in length, not including the additional 5″ – 7″ fringe on each end.

This classic Nebaj shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in many colors including the predominant green, deep blue, and cranberry. The figures tell a wonderful tale and include corn plants, birds, horses, and people throughout the design. The delicate fringe creates a very elegant touch to the ends. The decorative weaving of geomorphic animal figures is representative for the area of Nebaj.

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in excellent used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads. Very lovely textile for display or use!

$90.00




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689 Rebozo Nebaj-0587Nebaj

Beautiful large perraje/rebozo or shawl from the village of Nebaj. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head. This lovely textile measures 35″ in width and 72″ in length, not including the additional 8″ fringe on each end. It is made from two panels woven on a backstrap loom and joined with simple stitching down the middle.

This classic Nebaj shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in various colors with the predominant green, black, and white. The delicate fringe creates a very elegant touch to the ends. The decorative white over-stitching of geomorphic figures, representative for the area of Nebaj, was added after the panels were joined and runs the entire width of the rebozo. This very large shawl is very striking and elegant.

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in excellent used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads and some pulling of the weaving. Stunning textile for display or use!

$93.00

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666 Rebojo Nebaj-0578Nebaj

Beautiful large perraje/rebozo or shawl from the village of Nebaj. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head. This lovely textile measures 55″ in width and 41″ in length, not including the additional 3″ fringe on each end. It is made from two panels woven on a backstrap loom and joined with simple stitching down the middle.

This classic Nebaj shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in many colors including the predominant green, deep blue, and cranberry. The colorful threads include the use of some metallic threads. The delicate fringe creates a very elegant touch to the ends. The decorative weaving of geomorphic animal figures is representative for the area of Nebaj. This shawl is very striking and elegant.

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in excellent used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads. Very lovely textile for display or use!

$115.00

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598 Rebozo Nebaj-0123Nebaj

Beautiful small decorative perraje or shawl from the village of Nebaj. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head. This lovely little textile measures 19″ in width and 43″ in length. It is made from a single panel woven on a backstrap loom.

This classic Nebaj shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in various colors with the predominant green, blue, and yellow gold. The colorful decorative weaving of geomorphic animal figures is representative for the area of Nebaj. This shawl is very striking and elegant and would make a stunning wall hanging.

Additional photos can be found here.

This small perraje is in excellent used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads. Very lovely textile for display or use!

$49.00

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586 Tzute Nebaj-0079Nebaj

Elegant tzute/perraje or utility cloth made in the town of Nebaj. Tzutes are generally used by both men and woman in a variety of manners. Tzutes are used for many tasks including carrying items, covering the shoulders when cold, and folding a placing on the head to keep the sun off or when entering church.  This textile, for its size, can be used either as a tzute or as a perraje (shawl). This textile measures 22″ – 24″ wide (width is not consistent the entire length) by 44″ long with 6 1/2″ of fringe at each end.

This textile is woven in the classic green with purple, burgundy and white striped threads with fantastic geomorphic figures and people throughout and delicate soft tassels on each end. This tzute tells a wonderful story with figures of men, birds, corn plants, horses and others on a single woven panel.

Additional photos can be found here.

This tzute is in great used condition with little sign of wear, a few loose threads and some wear on the tassels. This would make a stunning shawl, table cover or wall accent. A very lovely textile!

$89.00

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560 Rebozo Nebaj-1390Nebaj

Beautiful perraje/rebozo or shawl from the village of Nebaj. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head. This lovely textile measures 20″ in width and 41″ in length, not including the additional 4″ fringe on each end. It is made from two panels woven on a backstrap loom and joined with simple stitching down the middle.

This classic Nebaj shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in many colors including the predominant green, black, and cranberry. The delicate fringe creates a very elegant touch to the ends. The decorative weaving of geomorphic animal figures is representative for the area of Nebaj. This shawl is very striking and elegant.

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in excellent used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads and some pulling of the weaving. Very lovely textile for display or use!

$105.00




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555 Rebozo Nebaj-1385Nebaj

Beautiful perraje/rebozo or shawl from the village of Nebaj. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head. This lovely textile measures 30 1/2″ in width and 52 1/2″ in length, not including the additional 6 1/2″ fringe on each end. It is made from two panels woven on a backstrap loom and joined with simple stitching down the middle.

This classic Nebaj shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in various colors with the predominant green, black, and cranberry. The delicate fringe creates a very elegant touch to the ends. The decorative weaving of geomorphic animal figures is representative for the area of Nebaj. The decorative white stitching was added after the panels were joined and runs the entire width of the rebozo. This shawl is very striking and elegant.

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in excellent used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads and some pulling of the weaving. Very lovely textile for display or use!

$87.00

SOLD



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551 Rebozo Chajul-0139Chajul

Lovely perraje/rebozo or shawl from the region of Chajul. This beautiful perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head for special occasions. This stunning textile measures 27″ in width and 51″ in length, not including the additional 3″ fringe on each end. It is made from two panels woven on a backstrap loom and joined with simple stitching down the middle.

This classic shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in various colors fully decorated with geomorphic animal figures that are commonly found in the huipiles of the area. The beautiful designs include roosters and two-headed eagles. Delicate fringe adorns both ends of this textile.

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in great used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads and some stretching of the weaving in a few areas along the sides. This is a very beautiful textile!

$80.00




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550 Rebozo Nebaj-0138Nebaj

Beautiful perraje/rebozo or shawl from the village of Nebaj. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head. This lovely textile measures 24 1/2″ in width and 49″ in length, not including the additional 3 3/4″ fringe on each end.

This classic Nebaj shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in various colors with the predominant deep cranberry, black, and green (the colors are deeper than shown in the photo). The delicate fringe creates a very elegant touch to the ends. The decorative weaving of geomorphic figures includes various birds that are representative for the area of Nebaj.. This shawl is very striking and elegant.

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in excellent used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads and some pulling of the weaving. Very lovely textile for display or use!

$93.00

SOLD

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544 Rebozo Chajul 2-0124Chajul

Stunningly beautiful perraje/rebozo or shawl from the region of Chajul. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head for special occasions. This stunning textile measures 22 1/2″ in width and 49 1/2″ in length, not including the fringe on each end, and 65″ including the fringe. It is made from a single panel woven on a backstrap loom.

This classic shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in various colors fully decorated with geomorphic animal figures that are commonly found in the huipiles of the area. The beautiful designs include roosters, deer, horses, and two-headed eagles. Delicate fringe adorns both ends of this textile.

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in excellent used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads and some stretching of the weaving in a few areas along the sides. This is a spectacular and fully decorated piece that is seldom seen so ornate! An amazing textile!

$125.00

SOLD


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520 Rebozo Chajul 1-0094Chajul

Stunningly beautiful perraje/rebozo or shawl from the region of Chajul. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head for special occasions. This stunning textile measures 24 1/2″ in width and 43″ in length, not including the additional 4 1/2″ fringe on one side and 11″ fringe on the other. It is made from a single panel woven on a backstrap loom.

This classic shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in various colors fully decorated with geomorphic animal figures that are commonly found in the huipiles of the area. The beautiful designs include roosters, deer, horses, and two-headed eagles. Delicate fringe adorns both ends of this textile.

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in excellent used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads and some stretching of the weaving in a few areas along the sides. This is a spectacular and fully decorated piece that is seldom seen so ornate! An amazing textile!

$125.00

SOLD



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509 Rebozo San Juan Cotzal-0093San Juan Cotzal

Elegant perraje/rebozo or shawl from the village of San Juan Cotzal. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head. This lovely textile measures 21″ in width and 56″ in length, not including the additional 4″ fringe on each end.

This classic San Juan Cotzal shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in various colors with the predominant pink, black, and burgundy. The delicate fringe creates a very elegant touch to the ends. The fringe has been intricately braided and knotted, and adds a special touch.

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in excellent used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads. There are a few tiny nubs in the textile from the weaving process. Very lovely textile for display or use!

$68.00

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504 Rebozo Chajul-0187Chajul

Stunningly beautiful perraje/rebozo or shawl from the region of Chajul. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head for special occasions. This stunning textile measures 24″ in width and 60″ in length, not including the additional 4″ fringe on each end. It is made from a single panel woven on a backstrap loom.

This classic shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in various colors fully decorated with geomorphic animal figures that are commonly found in the huipiles of the area. The beautiful designs include roosters, deer, horses, and two-headed eagles with a very tiny amount of metallic accent thread in a few of the designs. Delicate fringe adorns both ends of this textile.

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in excellent used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads and some stretching of the weaving in a few areas along the sides. This is a spectacular and fully decorated piece that is seldom seen so ornate! An amazing textile!

$160.00

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503 Rebozo Nebaj-0083Nebaj

Elegant perraje/rebozo or shawl from the village of Nebaj. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head. This lovely textile measures 24″ in width and 44″ in length, not including the additional 6″ fringe on each end.

This classic Nebaj shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in various colors with the predominant green, black, and burgundy. The delicate fringe creates a very elegant touch to the ends. The decorative white stitching runs the width of the rebozo on both ends. This shawl is very soft and warm due to its extensive content of ‘hilo aleman’ or German cotton.

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in excellent used condition, with little sign of wear, perhaps a few loose threads. Very lovely textile for display or use!

$70.00

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497 Rebozo San Pedro la Laguna-0023San Pedro la Laguna

This large and beautiful vintage perraje/rebozo or shawl is from the town of San Pedro la Laguna. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head. This stunning textile measures 27 1/2″ in width and 81″ in length, not including the additional 1″ fringe on each end.

This classic vintage shawl is woven with the traditional stripes in various colors alternating with black and white squares. The delicate fringe has been painstakingly knotted and interwoven to create an ornate edge. This shawl is soft and warm with its wonderful woven cotton fibers!

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in excellent used condition, particularly for its age, with little sign of wear except some slight lightening of the bright colors due to age. Older pieces like this are not often seen offered! Great vintage textile!

$92.00

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470 Rebozo-0677Nebaj

This spectacular vintage perraje/rebozo or shawl is from the town of Nebaj. This very elegant perraje would be worn over the shoulders or folded and placed on top of the head for special occasions. This stunning textile measures 19 1/2″ in width and 46″ in length, not including the additional 5″ fringe on each end.

This beautiful vintage shawl is woven with the traditional thin stripes in various colors alternating with brown stripes. The delicate flower design is hand embroidered throughout the piece satiny soft cotton threads.

Additional photos can be found here.

This perraje is in excellent used condition, particularly for its age, with almost no sign of wear except for a couple of loose threads.

$120.00




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