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poncho (poncho, horseman's)
poncho (poncho, horseman's)
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
174 x 192.5 cm (68 1/2 x 75 13/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.110
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

Unravelling Yarns rotation, (1993-6)
To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

Very large poncho, two pieces joined at center, neck opening with edge binding and fringe, predominantly red, pink, d. blue solid colored stripes, narrow patterned stripes, edge binding with multicolored fringe.
Catalogue #56, pp. 79-80, Traditional Textiles of the Andes.

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