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skirt (urku)
skirt (urku)
Date:
ca. 1900
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool Or Camelid Fiber
Dimensions:
63.2 x 315 cm (24 7/8 x 124 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.126
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

One long piece, end selvedges joined, solid colored and patterned stripes, predominantly black, with beige, red/orange; tubular edge binding on one side only.
Catalogue #38, pp. 71-72, Tradtional Textiles of the Andes

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Belt (huaka)
Belt (huaka) (ca. 1940)
Baby's hat (lluchu)
Baby's hat (lluchu) (20th century)
full skirt (urku)