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Poncho

Bolivian (Aymara Culture)
19th century


Object Place: Bolivia

Dimensions

201.93 x 163.83 cm (79 1/2 x 64 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1992.572

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. White bands alternated with narrow polychrome bands in warp-face plain weave. Garment framed by accessory bands of red and white warp-face plain weave. Fringe formed by extension of wefts of accessory bands.

Credit Line

Charles Potter Kling Fund