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Coca bag (ch'uspa)
Coca bag (ch'uspa)
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Or Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
29.2 x 24.1 cm (11 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.168
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

Unravelling Yarns(rotation) 1993-1996

Medium size bag, one piece, solid colored and patterned stripes, predominantly black, beige, and rose, joined at side seams with tubular edge binding, which is also along top edges, strap, and multicolored tassels at bottom. Catalogue #53, pp. 77-78, Traditonal Textiles of the Andes.

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