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Woman's mantle (ahuayo)
Woman's mantle (ahuayo)
Date:
late 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep' Wool Or Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
110.5 x 98.5 cm (43 1/2 x 38 3/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.125
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Medium size mantle, two pieces sewn together at center seam, tubular edge binding on all outer selvedges, large rose colored areas, patterned stripes in predominantly beige and blue. Catalogue #33, p. 70, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

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