Traditional Art and Handcraft
from Latin America

 

Ecuadorian Rugs

Handwoven by the Salasaca Quichua Indians in Ecuador,
these flat woven wool rugs span themes from
the Ican Pre-Colombian era to modern designs.

 

 

 M. C. Escher
Ecuadorian Rug

  Pre-Colombian
Ecuadorian Rug

Made of 100% wool, these rugs come in three sizes
and may be used for wallhangings, rugs or tablemats.
The rugs shown are examples of what we have in stock.
Call to learn abour our other designs.

A. 9" Square US $10.50
(2606)
B. 15" Square US $24.00
(2601)
C. 25" x 46" US $82.00
(2603)


Make Music!

These traditional instruments are handmade,
often by the musicians themselves, using local materials.


 

Ecuadorian Instruments
 

Cununo Drums

A. Panpipes 20 1/4" x 6 1/4" x 2"
US $18.50
(# 5341)
 

A. Large 22" x 9" x 9"
US $93.00
(# 532311)
 
 

B. Maracas 8 1/2" x 3" x 3"
US $14.00
(# 5319)
 

B. Small 16" x 8 1/2" x 8 1/2"
US $76.50
(# 532310)
 
 

C. Ocarina 6 1/2" x 3" x 1 3/4"
US $10.0
(# 5519)
 

 
 
 

Or buy the set for US $38.25
 

Or buy the set for US $152.50


Panama Hats

Handcrafted at an artisans cooperative
in Montecristi, Ecuador, these hats are made
from handwoven toquilla that can be rolled
and reshaped without damaging the hat.
Panama hats were originally made to be sold
to the workers on the Panama Canal.

 

Montecristi Fino Panama Hat
(Natural)
 

Panama Hat
(White)

A. Men's Style US $75.00
12" x 12" x 5 "
with 2
1/2" brim
(# 4316)
 

US $20.00
13" x 13" x 5
1/2"
with 2
3/4" brim
(# 4312)
 
 

B. Women's Style US $75.00
14" x 14" x 4
1/2"
with 3
1/2" brim
(# 4316)
 
 
 

 Or buy both for US$ 135.00
   
The Montecristi Fino hats are made from the finest toquilla available - the material has the feel of fine linen.    


Also available is a handwoven cotton Guatemalan band
that can be used for a hatband for both the men's and women's hats.
The bands are 2" wide and 66" long and come in assorted colors
(green, purple, neutral, pink, etc.).
US$5.00



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