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Coca or ceremonial cloth (incuña)
Coca or ceremonial cloth (incuña)
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
94 x 101.6 cm (37 x 40 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara/Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.84
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Medium size cloth, one piece, predominantly red, with patterned stripes.
Catalogue #225, p. 135, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Ritual Object, neck & shoulders

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Ahuayo
Ahuayo (mid 19th century)
poncho (poncho)
poncho (poncho) (19th century)
hair tie (huata, huatana)
hair tie (huata, huatana) (late 19th century)