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Woman's mantle (llijlla)
Woman's mantle (llijlla)
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Or Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
101.5 x 96.5 cm (39 15/16 x 38 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua/Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.93
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Large shoulder cloth, predominantly black field, four patterned stripes, dk. blue strip on outer edges.

Catalogue #226, pp. 135-136, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

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