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Sling (honda)
Sling (honda)
Date:
ca. 1930
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Or Camelid Hair And Horsehair
Dimensions:
6.3 x 132 cm (2 1/2 x 51 15/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.232
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

Large sling without slit in cradle, one piece, predominantly red and beige, multicolored braids on both ends with fringes, one with a loop. Catalogue #51, p.77, Tradtional Textiles of the Andes.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Hat (lluchu)
Hat (lluchu) (ca. 1930–1950)
belt (chumpi)
belt (chumpi) (ca. 1940)
Knit bag (monedero)
Knit bag (monedero) (early 20th century)