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copper lace
copper lace
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Copper Strip Over Cotton Or Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
2.9 x 67.2 cm (1 1/8 x 26 7/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Spanish
Accession Number:
1992.107.7
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

A band of copper-wrapped green fiber lacework with a scalloped effect.
Fig. 41, pp. 46-47, Traditional Textiles of the Andes/Catalogue #193, p. 123

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