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festival poncho (capote poncho)
festival poncho (capote poncho)
Date:
ca. 1950
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Dimensions:
115.5 x 116.2 cm (45 1/2 x 45 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.114
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Very large fringed poncho, two pieces joined at center seam, neck opening, solid colored and patterned stripes, predominantly red and dk. maroon, edge binding on all outer selvedges, wefts create fringe.

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