The Ek Balam shawl

Taller Maya

The Ek Balam shawl

Regular price $226.00

Hand woven cotton using back strap loom, an ancestral Mayan technique.

The color combination honors the green forest surrounding the archeological site of Ek Balam in Valladolid, a majestic Mayan city guarded by two walls and formed by impressive buildings from the late classic period. The black accent pays homage to the black jaguar which is the meaning of Ek Balam.

  • Shawl size 50x250 cm
  • 100% hand dyed cotton
  • Hand wash only with cold water and neutral soap