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belt (huaka)
belt (huaka)
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
6.3 x 100 cm (2 1/2 x 39 3/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.200
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, patterned overall, predominantly red-orange and beige, oblique interlaced units on one end.
Catalogue #83, p. 88, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Belt, waist

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Coca bag (ch'uspa)
Baby's hat (lluchu)
Baby's hat (lluchu) (20th century)
Bag (capacho)
Bag (capacho) (ca. 1940)
belt (huaka)
belt (huaka) (ca. 1950)