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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 129.5 cm (13/16 x 51 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.15
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Narrow patterned band, maroon and beige with dk blue and orange; two bands of intersecting transverse warps added at each end.
Catalogue #209, p.130, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

heade warps added to the first added band; each end has nine units with warp fringe. Catalogue #208, pp.128-130, Traditional Textiles of the Andes