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Put a bird on it!139 of 208Continental Trailways.. silver eagle sign. FANTASTIC LARGE MICRO MOSAIC BROOCH.
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    Posted 7 years ago

    washington…
    (4 items)

    I've recently acquired this quilting/needlework piece. I must admit I know nothing about it, other than that I found it aesthetically appealing.

    Do you know anything about this piece/style/artwork?

    Thank you for checking it out!

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    Comments

    1. too_much_stuff, 7 years ago
      "In the west, when we refer to molas, we are talking about intricately patterned “reverse appliqué” textiles produced by the Kuna women of Central America and worn as blouses, though to the Kuna, mola simply means any piece of cloth."

      more info here
      http://visualculture09.wordpress.com/2009/10/15/molas-a-traditional-contemporary-art-form/
    2. washingtoncrunch washingtoncrunch, 7 years ago
      Hey too_much_stuff! That's it! Thank you so much for sharing this knowledge!

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