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Pair of man's leggings (winchucas)
Pair of man's leggings (winchucas)
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool; Knitting
Dimensions:
29.5 x 58.5 cm (11 5/8 x 23 1/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.237a-b
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

A long pair of diagonally knitted brown and beige leggings in zigzag patterns.
catalogue #123, pp.99-100, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

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