Zapatista Doll Earrings from Chiapas, Mexico
The Tzotzil-Mayan women of San Juan Chamula in Chiapas use traditional weaving, dying and wool felting techniques to create many of the fabrics and threads for their Muñecas or dolls. Chamulita or little Chamulan Dolls The Muñecas Chamulita’s faces were initially covered with a ski mask in 1994 and this has continued as a symbol of resistance to the systematic global exploitation of indigenous cultures. The clothes are traditional Mayan wear and the figures are carrying weapons fashioned of wood.
Earrings are 1.5" Long x .75" Wide.
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