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poncho (poncho)
poncho (poncho)
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Or Camelid
Dimensions:
158.9 x 180.5 cm (62 9/16 x 71 1/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua/Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.118
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Large poncho, two pieces joined at center, neck opening, predominantly beige with a few narrow solid-colored and patterned stripes in red/orange, fringe on all outer selvedges.
Catalogue #79, pp. 86-87, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

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