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poncho (poncho)
poncho (poncho)
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool Or Camelid Fiber; Warp-faced Plain Weave, Warp-resist Dyeing (ikat)
Dimensions:
135.8 x 161 cm (53 7/16 x 63 3/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua/Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.116
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

Unravelling Yarns rotation, (1993-6)
To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

Large poncho, two pieces sewn together at center seam, ikat patterning, predominantly dk. red, with greens, purple, tan; neck opening banded with ikat cloth with pleats, cloth edge binding on all outer selvedges.

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poncho (poncho)
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