This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
Navy blue and white create the illusion of soothing frothy waves in the design of this cotton hammock. Maya Artists of the Yucatan use traditional weaving techniques with experienced skill to create this inviting hammock.Product Features:
Story Behind the Art:
- Colors: Blue, white
- Material: 100-percent cotton
- Finish: Woven
- Not weather resistant
- Total length: 158 inches long
- Bed size: 78 inches long x 70 inches wide
- Weight: Holds up to 550 lbs
- Hanging accessories included
- Hand wash separately in cold water
- Size may vary slightly
Long before the Spanish arrived in the Yucatan Peninsula, the Maya preferred to sleep and rest in hammocks. They considered the hammock to be like the loving embrace of a mother, due to the comfortable manner in which the body is held and swung within its cradle. Maya Artists of the Yucatan hand-weave stylized versions of the original Maya hammock. For them, the hammock is a work of art. Their hammocks are incredibly comfortable, easy to maintain, and may be stored just about anywhere.What is Worldstock?The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.Imported
Please allow 10 business days for the product to leave our warehouse and to receive tracking information. You should expect to receive this item within 15 business days.