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poncho (poncho)
poncho (poncho)
Date:
ca. 1960
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool
Dimensions:
133.3 x 163.1 cm (52 1/2 x 64 3/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.100
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Large poncho, two pieces, joined at center, neck opening, narrow solid colored and patterned stripes, predominantly maroon and rose; plain weave edge binding sewn on to textile on all outer selvedges, wefts creating a multicolored fringe.
catlogue #127, p.101, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”