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Knit bag (monedero)
Knit bag (monedero)
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
de Young
Gallery 60A Drawer 4
Century:
Media:
Wool, Alpaca; Knit
Dimensions:
16.5 x 18.5 cm (6 1/2 x 7 5/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.177
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

Study Drawer Rotation, Textile Education Gallery, de Young, 12/16-present

Medium size bag, multicolored patterning, triangular shapes knitted onto bottom with ties and tassels, strap on top. Catalogue #19, pp. 64-66, Tradtional Textiles of the Andes

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