Eperā ÓÓ

The Path of The Emberā”

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Description

Eperā ÓÓ, means the path of the Emberā. The Emberā-Chamí people are fighters and survivors. Holding onto their ancestral customs and traditions, they have managed to keep their culture alive even when they have found themselves displaced to other parts of the country.

The colors have specific meanings to the Emberá-Chamí. Chïtör, white/grey, symbolises peace, light and purity. Blue, pacuarā, symbolises the skies, water and space.

 

Additional information

Colombia
Origin: Pereira, Colombia
Artisan

Jenifer Tanigama

Material

925 Sterling silver, Miyuki Delica glass beads

Measures

L: 10cm, W: 4cm

Origin

Emberá-Chamí Community, Pereira, Colombia

Technique

Hand-woven

Weaving Time

5 hours

Note This is a hand-made product. Variations in size and small imperfections can be present in the product. Earrings are hygiene products and as such, cannot be returned.