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Woman's cap
Woman's cap
Date:
18th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Camelid Fiber, Linen, Metal Thread; Embroidery
Dimensions:
14.5 x 80.8 cm (5 11/16 x 31 13/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Spanish Colonial
Accession Number:
1992.107.44
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Three pieces, shaped head covering, overall embroidery, dk. rose and beige, images not identical on each side. , lappets
Iconography: birds, baskets, flowers.
Fig. 42, pp. 46-47, Traditional Textiles of the Andes/Catalogue #196, p. 124

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