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Mantle (Huallas)

Peruvian (Lake Titicaca region, Pampa Acora)
19th century


Object Place: Pampa Acora area, Lake Titicaca, Peru

Dimensions

143.51 x 114.3 cm (56 1/2 x 45 in.)

Accession Number

1992.574

Medium or Technique

Alpaca; warp-faced plain weave

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Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Woman’s mantle (Huallas). Alpaca; warp-faced plain weave ground of equal bands of dark brown, black, beige and gray. Natural (undyed) camelid fibers.

Credit Line

Charles Potter Kling Fund