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woman's mantle (ahuayo)
woman's mantle (ahuayo)
Date:
ca. 1950
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Or Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
124.2 x 96.5 cm (48 7/8 x 38 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua/Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.131
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Large mantle, two pieces sewn together at center, large solid colored black stripes with predominantly dk red and green stripes, double cloth patterned stripes.
Catalogue #34, pp.69-71, Tradtional Textiles of the Andes.

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