Woven Bangle Bracelet - Basket Weave - Teal - Unique Handmade Gift
Unique basket weave bangle bracelet made of palm threads. Handmade in Colombia by award-winning Wounaan artisans. The Wounaan are ingenuous to the Pacific coast and are victims of forced displacement due to the armed conflict in Colombia. The Wounaan community of refugees in the large cities take great pride in their palm thread art - unique in all the world - and use the arts to teach the next generation of Wounaan growing up in urban cities their language and culture.
Width = 1.5 in.
Internal diameter = 2.5 in.
A portion of each purchase is given back directly to the Wounaan for cultural preservation projects.