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Saddlebags (alforjas)
Saddlebags (alforjas)
Date:
ca. 1960
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool Or Camelid Fiber; Doubleweave
Dimensions:
33.7 x 89.7 cm (13 1/4 x 35 5/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua Or Aymara People
Accession Number:
1992.107.160
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

One long piece, folded back on both ends to create two pouches, patterned and solid colored stripes, predominantly green, beige, reds; bias tape edge binding on all selvedges
Catalogue #63, p. 82, Tradtitional Textiles of the Andes

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”