Natural Indigo Mossi cloth is the most cherished textile in Burkina Faso. Made for centuries by the people of Mossi these traditional shawls are still a part of the dowry, carefully worn and passed from mother to daughter.
These beautiful indigo textiles look fantastic on the back of a couch or an armchair, thrown on your bed or hung on a wall. They draw everybody’s attention when worn as a shawl.
Our selection of textiles is around 30-40 years old.
Indigo ages beautifully and the cloth has a lovely soft feel to it.
Approximate size: 95 x 145 cm.
- Vintage item
- Fully cleaned and ready for display or wear
- Each throw is one-of-a-kind
- 100% cotton
- Made in Burkina Faso
Details & Care: Dry clean as vintage fabrics are rather delicate.
NB The fabric is made from hand-woven strips that are stitched together to create a large cloth. This is a vintage item which may show signs of age, light fraying, small repaired holes, and minor staining. Such potential details should not be considered as defects but are a result of the textiles special history and add to the unique beauty and value of the piece.