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woman's mantle (ahuayo)
woman's mantle (ahuayo)
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Or Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
113 x 115.5 cm (44 1/2 x 45 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara/Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.56
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Large woman's mantle, two pieces sewn together at center, solid color and narrow patterned stripes, predominantly red, green, dk. purple and brown.

Catalogue #231, p. 137, Tradtional Textiles of the Andes

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