Name: Elephants and Phii Nyak Shawl
SALE PENDING This shawl is woven with several large figures, and many smaller natural and mythological creatures. The large creatures are elephants and horses carrying mythological phii nyak creatures in a humanoid form. The remains figures in the background range from people, deer, and butterflies, to civets, butterflies and flowers. The textile is naturally dyed, with colors coming from lac (red), indigo (blue) green (maak lin mai pods), and others. The textile comes with a photo of the weaver modeling her textile.
Size: 15.5" x 77"
Origins: Houaphanh Province, Laos