• JIRA
  • JIRA
  • JIRA
  • JIRA

JIRA

£260

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NATURAL, HANDWOVEN BLACK HAT TRIMMED WITH A COTTON BAND AND MULTICOLOURED POM POMS. POM POMS ARE CALLED JIRA IN GUAJIRO CULTURE, WHICH MEANS “SHOOTING STAR.” THE MORE COLOURFUL THE POM POMS, THE HIGHER THE RANK IN SOCIAL STATUS. EACH HAT TAKES APPROXIMATELY 8 HOURS TO HAND WEAVE BY ARTISANS IN THE GUAJIRA DESERT OF VENEZUELA.
 
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    + MATERIALS:

    BODY: 100% IRAKA PALM STRAW, WATERPROOF PAINT
    TRIM: HANDWOVEN COTTON RIBBON AND WOOL POM POMS 

    + SIZE:

    CROWN HEIGHT: 12CM   BRIM WIDTH: 8CM

    ALSO AVAILABLE: M - 56/57 cm; L - 58/59 cm

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