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belt (huaka)
belt (huaka)
Date:
ca. 1950
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Of Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
12.1 x 84.2 cm (4 3/4 x 33 1/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua Or Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.207
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, double cloth, patterned stripes, predominantly magenta, dk. brown, and yellow, oblique interlaced units on one end.

Fig. 38, page 45, Tradtional Textiles of the Andes/Catalogue #30, p. 68

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

belt (huaka)
belt (huaka) (early 20th century)
Man's hat
Man's hat (ca. 1997)
Coca or ceremonial cloth (incuña)
headband (wincha)