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Knit bag (monedero)
Knit bag (monedero)
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Or Camelid Hair, Knitting
Dimensions:
10.2 x 11.5 cm (4 x 4 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.181
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Small bag, one piece in the shape of a llama. Seven appendages knitted into bag with tassels, udder shape in middle with tassels, predominantly beige, with dk. rose and blue.
catalogue #130, p.102, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

belt (chumpi)
belt (chumpi) (ca. 1940)
Hand warmers (guantes)
Hand warmers (guantes) (early 20th century)
full skirt (urku)