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belt (huaka)
belt (huaka)
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
11.3 x 91.8 cm (4 7/16 x 36 1/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.54
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

Medium size belt, patterned and solid colored stripes, predominantly dk. blue and beige, oblique interaced units at each end.

Catalogue #216, p. 132 Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Belt, waist

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poncho (poncho)
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Poncho (1830)
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woman's mantle (llijlla)