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Knit bag (ch'uspa)*
Knit bag (ch'uspa)*
Date:
ca. 1950
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool Or Camelid Fiber; Knitting
Dimensions:
10.8 x 22.8 cm (4 1/4 x 9 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.46
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

Medium size knitted bag, one piece with two elongated sleeve-like appendages extending from bottom of bag, multicolored patterning, strap, multicolored fringe.

Catalogue #206, pp. 127-128, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

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