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woman's skirt (aksu)
woman's skirt (aksu)
Date:
ca. 1950
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool
Dimensions:
125.8 x 96.6 cm (49 1/2 x 38 1/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.134
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

Medium size skirt, two pieces joined at center, solid colored areas, patterned stripes, predominantly dk. brown, maroon, orange, and pink.
Catalogue #120, p. 99, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

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