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skirt (aksu)
skirt (aksu)
Date:
1940–1950
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Dimensions:
113 x 83.9 cm (44 1/2 x 33 1/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.133
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Medium size skirt, two pieces, differently patterned, joined at center seam, solid colored and patterned stripes, predominantly brown, shades of red, and blue.
Catalogue #3, page 61, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

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