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woman's mantle (ahuayo)
woman's mantle (ahuayo)
Date:
mid 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
71.1 x 104.2 cm (28 x 41 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.143
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Medium size mantle, two pieces, joined in center, predominantly beige and multicolored patterned stripes, tubular edge binding on all selvedges
catalogue #86, pp.88-89, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

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