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poncho (poncho)
poncho (poncho)
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Or Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
125 x 137.2 cm (49 3/16 x 54 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara/Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.68
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Large poncho, two pieces joined at center with neck opening, predominantly red and purple-black stripes, two pattern stripes, edge binding with weft fringe.
Catalogue #222, pp. 134-135, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

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