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Woven on a back strap loom, this coin purse wristlet in hues of primary colors and earth tones is hand-crafted from fine virgin wool dyed with natural pigments.
Now we see this technique in coin bags. Measurements: Length: 4" Width: 3.5 " Each coin purse is handmade and size may vary.
Hand-dyed with the cochineal insect to achieve the red hue, the yanali plant for the yellow, and the away pilli plant for the intense shade of midnight. The design is called “pallay sayllaccocha.” This elegant yet simple design represents a type of lush lake plant, known as algas sayllas, as well as the abundance of sacred lakes that are a natural feature of the landscape of some high Andean communities.