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The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection
To Honor the Ancestors, 1997
Beauty, Power, and Prestige: Textiles and Costume from the Permanent Collection- New DeYoung opening, 10/05
A large poncho, 7 pieces sewn together, multicolored solid colored and patterned stripes with a neck opening trimed with silk ribbon, edge binding on all outer selvedges, wefts create fringe.Colonial motifs of mermaids, double-headed eagles and a poem. Catalogue #155, p.111, also Fig.39, p.45, Traditional Textiles of the Andes.
Fig. 39, page 45, Traditional Textiles of the Andes