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Cotton shoulder bag, 'Maya Prosperity Omen' (Guatemala)

The Maya iconography on the front panel of this shoulder bag tells of Guatemalan volcanoes, whereas the bird with outstretched wings, Tzichin, is believed to attract riches. 'S' patterns symbolize the movement of the wind and of the universe, and the bird with its wings next to its body represents the traveling bird who can fly up to the clouds and regale us with its song when it rains. Birds with flowers exalt our harmonious coexistence with nature - it encourages with its song when it rains. Birds with flowers exalt our harmonious coexistence with nature - it encourages us to look after our environment. From Cotzal Artisan Cooperative, this cotton shoulder bag is woven on a pedal loom in a feast of colors that includes purple, brown, yellow, maroon, white and pink. There's an exterior pocket on the back, and one in the brown cotton-lined interior. read more