Shipibo embroidered Ceremonial blanket
Hand embroidered ceremonial blanket made by women of the Shipibo tribe near Pucalpa, Peru. The traditional Shipibo pattern reflects tribal cosmology and medical visions.
Size: 64cm x 50cm
The embroidered ceremonial blankets of the Shipibo tribe reflect the cosmology of the tribe, and their patterns represent visions associated with healing and natural medicine. Shipibo themselves says that their traditional patterns represent the ways of medicine, and the little dots are “doctorsitos,” or ghost healers.
|Dimensions||1 × 64 × 50 cm|