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Woman's mantle (ahuayo)
Date:
18–19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
93.9 x 101.4 cm (36 15/16 x 39 15/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.139
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

Large mantle, two pieces joined at center, solid colored and multicolored patterned stripes, predominantly purple and shades of tan, warp yarn includes metallic yarn, worn green edge binding.
catalogue #138, p.104, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.