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Belt (huaka)
Belt (huaka)
Date:
ca. 1950
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool; Warp-faced Double Cloth
Dimensions:
15 x 94.6 cm (5 7/8 x 37 1/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara People
Accession Number:
1992.107.223
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

To Honor the Ancestors, 1997
Study drawers, Textile Education Gallery, DY 10/05 -

Medium size belt, one piece, double cloth, beige, gold, green, purple, oblique interlaced units at one end, woven together.
catalogue #135, p.103, Traditional Textiles of the Andes
Belt, waist

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