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Coca or ceremonial cloth (incuña)
Coca or ceremonial cloth (incuña)
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
94 x 101.6 cm (37 x 40 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara/Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.84
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Medium size cloth, one piece, predominantly red, with patterned stripes.
Catalogue #225, p. 135, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Ritual Object, neck & shoulders

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

woman's mantle (ahuayo)
Coca bag (ch'uspa)
Coca bag (ch'uspa) (19th century)
belt (huaka)
belt (huaka) (19th century)