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Poncho (poncho)
Poncho (poncho)
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
124.5 x 167.1 cm (49 x 65 13/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.117
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

A large poncho, two pieces sewn together at center seam, neck opening, predominantly black with multicolored stripes, edge binding on all outer selvedges, with multicolored fringe.
Fig. 54, page 54(detail), Traditional Textiles of the Andes/Catalogue #85, p.88

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