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Meet the vendor!

Sebastiana, who’s been in La Paz for 20 years, was raised in Macha. She told us that her hometown is famous for “Tinku,” a kind of ritual combat. While Tinku has since been transformed into a very popular Bolivian folkdance, its mano-a-mano, Fight Club form still persists in certain districts.

Tomás Katari Frazada

$220.00 WAS $288.00
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One of a Kind!

Destination: La Paz, Bolivia

We purchased this handsome, earth-toned frazada from Sebastiana Calani Varges. It’s named in honor of the great 18th century Aymaran leader, Tomás Katari.


Born in Upper Peru, Tomás Katari was a reformist who envisioned a self-governing indigenous community within the Spanish state. A confirmed pacifist, when he saw the economic oppression of his people getting out of... Read More

Details and Dimensions

5.25 ft L x 4.4 ft W
Vintage, wear & tear and some staining typical of vintage textiles.

$220.00 WAS $288.00
Sold Out!
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