|Dimensions||12 x 12 x 4 cm|
SMALL HUICHOL HAND BEADED BOWL – SUNSKU: HBBM5.
Indigenous Huichol hand beaded gourd bowl with smiling sun design (small). Originally covered in seeds, bone, clay, coral and shell they are used by shamans as containers filled with important symbols, such as corn, animals, and images of family members. Colorfully decorated, they are carried during ceremonies and prayer for protection, health, and abundance. The symbols themselves represent attributes of different gods and goddesses. They are placed in shrines and sacred sites throughout the Huichol homeland.
Dimensions: 8cm x 2 cm
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