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Coca or ceremonial cloth (incuña)
Coca or ceremonial cloth (incuña)
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool Or Camelid; Warp-faced Plain Weave
Dimensions:
87.1 x 78.1 cm (34 5/16 x 30 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua People
Accession Number:
1992.107.67
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

Study drawers, Textile Education Gallery, DY 10/05 -

Medium size cloth, one piece, predominantly red and dk. blue stripes in center or pampa with multicolored stripes on outer areas.
Catalogue #240, p. 141, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Ritual Object, neck & shoulders

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

poncho (poncho)
poncho (poncho) (late 19th century)
Ceremonial shawl (huallas)
Ceremonial shawl (huallas) (mid 19th century)
belt (huaka)
belt (huaka) (19th century)