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headband (wincha)
headband (wincha)
Date:
ca. 1940
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheepswool Or Camelid, Beads; Double-cloth
Dimensions:
4 x 61 cm (1 9/16 x 24 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua/Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.227
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

DeYoung 1999

Medium size headband, ne piece, 11 oblique interlaced units at one end, beads added to side selvedges, 2 long ties one at each end.
catalogue #94, pp. 91-92, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

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