El Curandero Gallery

The best source for Guatemalan Masks, Wooden Figures, Slingshots, Ceramics, Paintings and Textiles

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Wonderful hand-woven Ceremonial Sirvielleta from Santa Lucia Utatlan, Guatemala (more…)

Antique Guatemalan, Mexican Coins & VintageTrade Bead Chachal Necklace from Guatemala

Antique Silver Cross, Mexican & Guatemalan Coins, Vintage Trade Bead Chachal Necklace from Guatemala (more…)

Antique Ethnic Mayan Guatemalan Silver Crescent Moon Hoop Earrings

1 Pair of Charming Antique Ethnic Mayan Guatemalan Silver Crescent Moon Hoop Earrings…
The moon shape is associated with female fertility and the design came from the Spanish during the Colonial Period.

*Antique: early-mid 20th century
*Hand-engraved & featuring bird motif with gemstones
*Dimensions: 1″ x 1″
*Traditional style still worn by the Indigenous Maya community in Guatemala (more…)

Stunning Antique Geometric Huipil from Chichicastenango, Guatemala

Description: There are no two huipiles exactly alike.
In Guatemala, weaving is an integral part of a Maya woman’s daily life & is an important responsibility that is passed on from generation to generation. Mayans have been weaving for over 2,000 years. Although the textiles have evolved and there have been changes in types of threads, dyes, and designs over the centuries, the basic back strap loom has changed very little. Many types of fabric are handwoven on these looms, (more…)

Handcrafted Folk Art Ethnic Erotic Antique Dance Maracas from Guatemala

A Wonderful Handcrafted Erotic Folk Art Ethnic Antique Dance Maraca from Guatemala…

*Handcrafted & hand painted gourd & wood maraca that was orginally used in traditional Mayan ceremonial dances (maracas is antique, but the painting was recently added by a Guatemalan folk artist) (more…)

Handcrafted Folk Art Ethnic Antique Dance Maracas from Guatemala: set of 3

A Wonderful Set of 3 Handcrafted Folk Art Ethnic Antique Dance Maracas from Guatemala…

*Handcrafted & hand painted gourd & wood maracas that were originally used in traditional Mayan ceremonial dances (maracas are antique, but the painting was recently added by a Guatemalan folk artist) (more…)

Wonderful Vintage Ethnic Mayan Guatemalan Silver Earrings: 2 Pairs

Wonderful Vintage Ethnic Mayan Guatemalan Silver Earrings: 2 Pairs

* Handcrafted 925 Sterling Silver
* Very excellent, gently used condition
* Dimensions: circles 1″ x 1″ & hearts 1″ x 1.5″
* Price: $95.00
***We ship GLOBALLY with DHL*** (more…)

Antique Vintage Indigenous Maya Ethnic Silver Hoop Earrings from Guatemala

Description:
2 Pairs of Charming Antique Ethnic Mayan Guatemalan Silver Crescent Moon Hoop Earrings…
The moon shape is associated with female fertility and the design came from the Spanish during the Colonial Period. 1 pair features a quetzal bird & engraving. The 2nd pair features a harp. (more…)

Guatemalan Original Folk Art: Day of the Dead/Dia de los Muertos Skeleton Figure

Description:
Wonderful Original Guatemalan Folk Art: Day of the Dead Skeleton from one of our Mayan partners-artisans in the Highland region

* Hand-carved & hand-painted skeleton figure
* Hand-crafted base created from vintage railway tie (more…)

Backpacker Wooden Figure

Description:
A wonderful piece of original Guatemalan folk art: a “mochilero”/backpacker…inspired by all of the young travelers visiting Guatemala.
*hand-carved painted wood
*Dimensions: 13″ x 4” (more…)