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poncho (poncho)
poncho (poncho)
Date:
ca. 1940
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool
Dimensions:
114 x 135.5 cm (44 7/8 x 53 3/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.99
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

Medium size poncho, two pieces, joined at center seam, neck opening, narrow solid-colored and patterned stripes, varied iconography, predominantly red with multicolores, edge binding sewn to all outer selvedges, wefts of edge binding create fringe. Catalogue #99, p. 93, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

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