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Poncho

Bolivian (Oruro, Aymara Culture)
Late 18th–early 19th century


Object Place: Oruro, Bolivia

Dimensions

168.27 x 207.01 cm (66 1/4 x 81 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1992.571

Medium or Technique

Alpaca; warp-faced plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Man’s poncho. Alpaca; warp-faced plain weave. Bands of narrow polychrome stripes, alternated with bands of dark blue. Border formed by narrow stripes of complementary warp-weave.

Credit Line

Charles Potter Kling Fund