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Woman's mantle (ahuayo)
Woman's mantle (ahuayo)
Date:
mid 19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Dimensions:
90.2 x 102.5 cm (35 1/2 x 40 3/8 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.141
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Medium size mantle, two pieces sewn together at center seam, solid color and patterned stripes, predominantly black, beige, and pink.
Catalogue #67, pp. 82-83, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

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