Fursirü is a type of flute used exclusively by the Jaibaná, the spiritual leader of the tribe, during healings and other important ceremonies. It is meant to bring protection and good energy to the Emberā-Chamí people.
The colors have specific meanings to the Emberá-Chamí. Chïtör, white/silver, symbolises peace, light and purity. Red, chipür, symbolises race and the bloodlines.
Origin: pereira, Colombia
925 Sterling silver, Miyuki Delica glass beads
L: 13,5cm W: 6cm
Emberá-Chamí Community, Pereira, Colombia
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.