This is the traditional mochila of the Kankuamo indigenous reserve in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta in Colombia. It is made from 100% fique, considered that natural fiber of Colombia. Mainly known for its strength and durability. These bags are very functional, practical, and easy for everyday use. They are very resistant to all types of weather and can be worn by both men and women all year long. Wear this piece across your body, or on one shoulder.
Pattern Name: "Agua" or "Water".
Weaver: Aura montero. Master craftswoman from Cesar, Colombia. She was awarded the Gold Medal of Honor by Artesanías de Colombia.
33 Height / 31 Width / 20 Diameter / strap drop length 45 / strap width 6 (centimeters)
13 H / 12 W / 8 D / strap drop length 18 / strap width (inches)
Note: Please keep in mind these are handcrafted, artisanal items, and dimensions and tones could vary slightly. Thank you.
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