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Hair tie (huata, huatana)
Hair tie (huata, huatana)
Date:
mid 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Or Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
2 x 86.4 cm (13/16 x 34 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.10
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Narrow patterned band, predominantly red, gold, beige, dk. blue, short fringe at one end.
Catalogue #208, pp. 128-130, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

woman's mantle (ahuayo)
woman's mantle (ahuayo) (early 20th century)
Hair tie (huata, huatana)
poncho (poncho)
poncho (poncho) (ca. 1970)