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Coca bag (ch'uspa)
Coca bag (ch'uspa)
Date:
ca. 1950
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Dimensions:
21.5 x 19 cm (8 7/16 x 7 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.183
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

Unravelling Yarns(rotation) 1993-1996
To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

Small bag, one piece, joined at side seams with tubular edge binding, remnants along top edges, solid colored and pattern stripes, predominantly figurative patterns in beige and maroon on one side, other side predominantly plain weave, one inside pocket, strap, decorative finish on bottom with pompoms, which are also on pocket.
Catalogue #8, p. 62, Traditional Textiles of the Andes.
#8

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