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Belt (huaka)
Belt (huaka)
Date:
ca. 1940
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool
Dimensions:
10.2 x 115.6 cm (4 x 45 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua ?
Accession Number:
1992.107.197
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

Medium size belt, one piece, solid colored and patterned figurative stripes, predominantly ten, red, and green, oblique interlaced units and one long interlaced tie on one end, remnants of tie on other end.

Belt, waist

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

poncho (poncho)
poncho (poncho) (early 20th century)
Hat (chullu)
Hat (chullu) (ca. 1950)
Half skirt (media aksu)