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poncho (poncho)
poncho (poncho)
Date:
ca. 1960
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Or Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
134.2 x 135.6 cm (52 13/16 x 53 3/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua/Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.115
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Large poncho, two pieces joined at center, predominantly dk. red with double cloth patterned stripes, neck opening with edge binding, edge binding sewn to all outer selvedges, wefts create multicolored fringe.
Fig. 31, page 41, Traditional Textiles of the Andes/Catalogue #62, pp.80-81

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