811 Faja San Antonio Aguas Calientes-2377San Antonio Aguas Calientes

Detailed smaller faja (belt) from San Antonio Aguas Calientes. Fajas are used as the belt to hold up the corte (skirt) in the mayan traje or outfit. This unique faja measures 56″ long, not including the additional 4″ – 6″ of tassel/trim on each end. It also measures approximately 1.5” wide.

The stunning artwork shows birds and parrots amongst various flowers and fruits throughout the design on a light faded brown background with teal blue stripes along each edge. The weaving is done in the very fine and detailed San Antonio style where the pattern is identical on both sides, “doble cara”.

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This elegant faja is in good used condition. with some fading of the colors and wear. A beautiful piece of woven art!



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