This is a terrific Vintage Folk Art, Mola. Also referred to as Reverse Applique. This charming Textile Fiber Arts was made by cutting and layering many pieces of fabric with intricate details and stitching. This Sewn Fabric wall décor is indigenous to the Guna people of Panama. This piece is framed in what looks like a marriage of a couple of frames, which displays very well.
The mola, or molas, is a handmade section, that forms part of the traditional women's clothing of the Guna people. This Central American, Panamanian original fine art is Framed in a clean line wooden vintage frame. ( Ethnic, Tribal ).
This piece is in excellent vintage condition, with some subtle age and wear to the wooden vintage frame. The mola itself is in excellent condition. Please look closely at the photos to appreciate all the intricate details, as well as to best understand overall condition.
Piece framed measures 13.75" x 16.75" x 2" deep, Framed, site size measures 8" x 10.75"
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