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Yawanawá Beaded Bracelet


Materials: Glass Beads

Colours: Dark Blue, Light Blue, Black

Size: 8,5 cm length / 8,5 cm height


The Yawanawá people also called the "white-lipped peccary people" habitate the Gregorio River Indigenous Land at the state of Acre (Brazil). Auti is how they call the body ornaments that are used for protection and connection between the spirit world and the forest beings. Their jewellery is made with glass beads and their kene (graphisms) and colours are full of meaning related to the cosmology of Yawanawá people.

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