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Woman's mantle (ahuayo)
Woman's mantle (ahuayo)
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Heep's Wool Or Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
108 x 96.5 cm (42 1/2 x 38 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.122
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Large mantle, two pieces sewn together off center, solid colored and patterned stripes in predominantly brown, beige, and shades of rose, double cloth stripes with animal and bird imagery. catalogue #46, p. 74, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

belt (huaka)
belt (huaka) (late 19th century)
woman's mantle (ahuayo)
woman's mantle (ahuayo) (mid 19th century)