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Hand warmers (guantes)
Hand warmers (guantes)
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool, Glass Beads; Knitting
Dimensions:
10.8 x 13 cm (4 1/4 x 5 1/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.185a-b
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Two small pieces, appendages knitted for thumbs, color patterning in predominantly green with multicolored glass seed beads.The word segnor (senor) is written in white beads on one stripe.
Catalogue #68, p. 83, Traditional Textiles of the Andes
hand & arm

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Belt (huaka)
Belt (huaka) (early 20th century)
poncho (poncho)
poncho (poncho) (ca. 1950)
headband (wincha)