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woman's mantle (llijlla)
woman's mantle (llijlla)
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Sheep's Wool Or Camelid Hair
Dimensions:
87.7 x 90.2 cm (34 1/2 x 35 1/2 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.82
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

Medium size woman's mantle, two pieces sewn together at center seam, black pampas or solid colored areas with patterned stripes of rose, gold, and beige.

Catalogue #186, pp.120-121, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”