Measurements: 100x100 cm
Wild silk "Manila" flamenco shawl. Embroidered hand-made tassels.
Embroidered flamenco shawl with tassels made by hand in wild silk by Bordados Foronda, Seville's oldest maker of embroidered shawls. From 1923 Foronda hand embroiders artistic mantones, mantillas, madroñeras, echarpes…
NB: ´The article pictured is by way of an example, the colors and patterns of the embroidery may vary.
The "Manila" shawl is one of the most attractive elements of the flamenco costume. Currently, its origin (Manila, capital of the Philippines, former Spanish colony) is connected in name only. Spanish culture has taken the shawl as its own and has linked it to flamenco.