Medicine Flower Grand Piece
The Peyote flower is a special flower from the cactus, translates to the Divine Messenger in the Nahuatl language. This flower piece has been inspired by this natural plant, find the green leaves in cactus spikes shapes, with a three-dimensional beading technique. Peyote flower is under threat of extinction, yet is the founding element of the Wixárika (Huichol) dreaming (cosmological worldview). An ancient medicine used by the tribe to cure illnesses, both from the physical and spiritual bodies.
This piece is a one of protection piece, sourced in Mexico by @ezra_guzman, a Sydney local Mexican man who is deeply connected to music and culture. We have partnered with Ezra to bring this intact collection up for purchase.
To learn more about this ancient tribe visit the Wixarika Research centre and become involved with the work of the community itself.