Genuine Ethnic Embroidered Quilt Tapestry, 100% Cross-Stitched by Hand Textile Art
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* Authentic Ethnic Design - Aboriginal Geometric Patterns with Great Mix of Color *
* Good Workmanship – 100% Hand Stitched by Senior Ethnic Yi Embroidery Expert *
* Inherited Skill – Authentic Asian Ethnic Embroidery Heritage, Well Worth Preserving *
This marvelous embroidered tapestry is hand stitched by a senior Yi Tribe lady who has been a local embroidery expert for many years. The Ethnic Yi live in the remote, mountainous Southwest China, and have a long tradition of handcrafted embroidery, lacquer ware, and silver accessories. This large piece took approximately a month to hand stitch, and you will find its geometric motifs and use of colors truly inspiring and imaginative, making it a superb and unique piece of textile art for home décor!
In 2008, the Chinese government aligned with the United Nations UNESCO heritage policy, accredited Yi Tribe Embroidery an Intangible Cultural Heritage, recognizing its contribution to cultural diversity and human creativity, safeguarding this human treasure and allowing it to be kept alive.
“This eye-catching tapestry is rich in color, with great aboriginal pattern design. It looks fascinating!”
Item #: YNYICX111
Measurements: 42.9 x 42.9 inches
Material: Cotton floss
* 100% HAND STITCHED BY THE ETHNIC YI OF SOUTHWEST CHINA, NOT FACTORY MADE *