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woman's mantle (llijlla)
woman's mantle (llijlla)
Date:
19th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Alpaca
Dimensions:
108 x 85.2 cm (42 1/2 x 33 9/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua
Accession Number:
1992.107.92
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Large mantle, predominantly black, with multicolored patterned stripes, purple borders with counter spun yarn.
Catalogue #169, pp. 114-115, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

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Woman's mantle (llijlla)
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