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Coca or ceremonial cloth (incuña)
Coca or ceremonial cloth (incuña)
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Dimensions:
82.6 x 91.5 cm (32 1/2 x 36 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.154
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Medium size cloth, multicolored stripes, tubular edge binding on all outer selvedges.
Catalogue #65, pp. 82-82, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Ritual Object, neck & shoulders

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Coca bag (ch'uspa)
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