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Thisfabulous traditional craft by the Senufo people of northern Ivory Coast starts with picking the cotton from the fields, spinning it then weaving it into cloth. the paintings are created using a thin strip of metal dipped in the paint and added onto the cloth. We have a larger selection instore - these below have been kept for web sales - if you would like pictures of any others please email us on info@equatorialshop.com
Korhogo Cloth Paintings
GUERE MASKS
Guere Masks Ivory Coast
The border between Cote d'Ivoire and Liberia cuts across several ethnic groups, including the Dan, Wee, Kran, and Grebo.  Scholars use the terms ge and gle interchangeably to refer both to Dan masks and to invisible, supernatural spirit forces that live in the forest but esteem to enter the civilized world of the village. Gle can be divided into two categories: that of dean gle, which is a gentle, peaceful gle without a gender, but whose qualities are thought of as feminine and that of bu gle, which is the war gle named after the sound of a gunshot, whose qualities are thought of as masculine.
Dan Gle Masks Ivory Coast
The border between Cote d'Ivoire and Liberia cuts across several ethnic groups, including the Dan, Wee, Kran, and Grebo. In Dan society, dangerous immaterial forest spirits are translated into the forms of human face masks. Whether or not they are worn, such sculptures are spiritually charged. Male performers, gle-zo, experience a dream sent by the mask spirit that allows them to dance it.
Small Dan Bird Mask Ivory Coast
The border between Cote d'Ivoire and Liberia cuts across several ethnic groups, including the Dan, Wee, Kran, and Grebo. In Dan society, dangerous immaterial forest spirits are translated into the forms of human face masks. Whether or not they are worn, such sculptures are spiritually charged. Male performers, gle-zo, experience a dream sent by the mask spirit that allows them to dance it.
Large Dan Bird Mask Ivory Coast
The Guro people are direct descendants of the pre-colonial and West African Mali empire`s epic hero Sundiata Keita. They believe that after disintegration of the Mali empire, they migrated southward to Ivory Coast to escape Mandinka expansion.
Zamble Mask Ivory Coast
the Baule or Baoulé  are traditionally farmers who live in the centre of Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast  This type of African mask is a Baule mask which is also known as a Goli mask. It is used in tribal dances during harvest festivals, in processions to honour distinguished visitors and at the funerals of important figures hence the agricultural figurative work above the masks
Baoule Masks Ivory Coast
Rare mask of the Jimini sub group and related group of the Senufu people of the Ivory coast
Jimni Mask Ivory Coast
Made by putting together recycled cloth these beautiful embroideries originate from NW India individually chosen by us to ensure you get the best quality. Each one is utterly unique and colours do vary. contact us if you want more colour options
Elephant Embroideries
Made from Recycled cloth in NW India and hand picked by u, these beautiful embroideris can be used as wall hangings or coverings. These measure 42"x22" and are available. For any other colour choice contact us directly
Recycled embroideries size 42"x22"
Made from recycled materials these embroideries are sized 33" by 170" so runner size - can be used as hangings or covers.These areavailable - contact us if you would like to see more colours and sizes
Recycled embroidered Runners
These embroidered squares (16" by 16") can be used as cushions as they come with a zip and opening at the back or alternatively used as a small wall decoration for table decoration. These are available - contact us if you would like to see other colour choice
Recycled embroidered Cushions /small hangings
Single bedspreads, size approximately  80"X 55"
Single Bedspreads
These embroideries are made from recycled material in NW India and can be used as Cushions (zip opening at the back) or hangings or covers. These measure 23" x 23" so XL size. These are available - please contact us for any other colour choices
Recycled Embroidered XL Cushion cover/hanging
Hemp with cotton patches Rucksack THC Free made in Nepal
Hemp Cotton Rucksack
Patchwork Brush cotton with fleece lining.  Very snuggly! This Jacket is generously sized from S/M to 3XL hand made in Nepal
Brush Cotton Patch Jacket
Made from hand woven cotton with a stonewash finish and Blockprint design this jacket has a fleece lining for extra warmth. Generous sizing comes in Purple, Green and Orange tones - every one is very different  so if you want to see what the colourway ius in each size email us on info@equatorialshop.com and we can send photos of what is available
 Heavy Cotton Stonewash fleece lined Blockprint Jacket
cotton stonewashed with blockprint fleece lined jacket comes in sizes s/m to 2xl in blue, grey, purple and mix tones
Cotton Stonewash Blockprint Fleece Lined Jacket (J819)
Beautiful full button and zip fleece coat In sizes S/M  M/L  L/XL and XXL from Nepal
Goth Fleece Long Coat (J811)
100% Pure Wool Fleece lined rainbow Jacket from Nepal. In sizes M, L, XL
Hoody Rainbow Jacket (W508)
Rainbow 100% wool jacket comes in M  L  XL Made in Nepal
Rainbow Wool Jacket (W804)
Mix 100% wool jacket comes in M  L  XL Made in Nepal
Patchwork Wool Jacket (W800)
Greys 100% wool jacket comes in M  L  XL Made in Nepal
Patchwork Wool Jacket (W-801)
Green 100% wool jacket comes in M  L  XL Made in Nepal
Patchwork Wool Jacket (W-802)
Comes in Purple and Orange tones, Sizes S/M M/L L/XL XXL
Hand woven Heavy Cotton Stonewash fleece lined Blockprint Jacket
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