Original

Tribal Textile TC27, Indigo Dyed Cloth

£135.00 Inc. VAT

1 in stock

Tribal Textile TC27 is a stunning example of an indigo dyed hemp cloth

Woven as one strip by the Miao people from the mountainous areas of Southern China

Natural coloured hemp with an indigo dyed narrow border and with a wider border of indigo with an intricate geometric rectangular design

This could be used as a wall hanging or as a focal point as part of an interior design scheme or worn as a shawl

The design on one side only – the reverse natural hemp with narrow and wide indigo dyed borders

The Miao live primarily in southern China’s mountains, in the provinces of GuizhouYunnanSichuanHubeiHunanGuangxiGuangdong and Hainan

One of the largest ethnic groups in country

A people without writing, the Miao passed down their traditions from generation to generation through their ancient songs, textile techniques and patterns, silver jewellery, hairstyles and animist faith. Each clan distinguished itself via their textiles, therefore creating an amazing diversity of styles, textiles techniques and patterns. Their language is the simple needle and thread

 

Approx size 32 cm x 224 cm

Postage 

Our postage and packaging charges are worked out on an accumulative weight basis which includes insurance and tracking for items with a value of over £50. For those items over £50 postage may require a signature for insurance purposes

 

We ship worldwide

We aim to dispatch orders as quickly as possible