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Knit bag (ch'uspa)
Knit bag (ch'uspa)
Date:
ca. 1940
Location:
de Young
Gallery 60A Drawer 4
Century:
Media:
Wool, Camelid Fiber; Knit
Dimensions:
16.5 x 30.5 cm (6 1/2 x 12 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.171
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

To Honor the Ancestors, 1997
Study Drawer Rotation, Textile Education Gallery, de Young, 12/16-present

Medium size bag, one piece, color patterning in beige, tan, and brown, animal and human images, one tie, tassels on sides and bottom. catalogue 335, pp. 70-71, Tradtional Textiles of the Andes.

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