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Woman's mantle (ahuayo ?)
Woman's mantle (ahuayo ?)
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Or Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
109.2 x 86.7 cm (43 x 34 1/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.124
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Large mantle, two pieces joined at off-center, solid colored and patterned stripes in predominantly blues and reds, tubular edge binding on all outer selvedges.
Catalogue #36, p. 71, Traditonal Textiles of the Andes.

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