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woman's mantle (llijlla)
woman's mantle (llijlla)
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Dimensions:
68.5 x 94 cm (26 15/16 x 37 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.83
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Medium size mantle, two pieces sewn together at center, predominantly black, with purple, beige, and green patterned and solid colored stripes, edged with twill trim on four selvedges.
Fig. 23, page 30, Traditional Textiles of ther Andes/Catalogue #180, p.119