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Half of an apron

Bolivian (Tarabuco)
Late 19th to early 20th century


Object Place: Tarabuco, Bolivia

Dimensions

70 x 74 cm (27 9/16 x 29 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.127

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Half of a woman’s aksu (apron). Green, rust, purple, off-white, black wool yarns. 3 stripes warp pattern weaving (diamonds, zig-zags, birds) separated by solid-color stripes; remainder black; rust and white edging. condition: worn edges, one hole.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund