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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

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Knit bag (monedero)
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