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belt or hat band (ttisnu)
belt or hat band (ttisnu)
Date:
ca. 1950
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Or Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
3 x 77.5 cm (1 3/16 x 30 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua Or Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.205
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Medium size belt or hat tie, one piece, patterned stripes, predominantly beige and shades of red, oblique interlaced units at each end. catalogue #28, p. 68, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

headwear, waist

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Baby's hat (lluchu)
Baby's hat (lluchu) (20th century)
skirt (aksu)
skirt (aksu) (1940–1950)
Pair of man's leggings (winchucas)
Hand warmers (guantes)
Hand warmers (guantes) (early 20th century)