Measurements: 140x140 cm
Black wild-silk shawl with embroidered red roses and other floral motifs. Two floral borders.
Colors: Reds, greens and ochre on a black background.
Natural silk flamenco shawl. Hand-stitched embroidery and tassels.
Black wild silk shawl with rich and elegant embroidery hand-stitched by Bordados Foronda, the oldest makers of flamenco shawls in Seville. 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.