N°09687
Element Traditional knowledge and technologies relating to the growing and processing of the curagua (Venezuela (Bolivarian Republic of))
Inscribed in 2015 (10.COM) on the Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity
Title EN: The 'carving' of the curagua fiber requires strength and expertise. The arduous activity is usually carried out outdoors, near the crops. A skilled carver can reach an output of up to 3 Kg. of fiber per day