Poncho

Chilean (Mapuche peoples)
about 1900


Object Place: Chile

Dimensions

Overall: 101.6 x 127 cm (40 x 50 in.)

Accession Number

2004.254

Medium or Technique

Resist-dyed (ikat) wool plain weave

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Provenance

Purchased at auction, Skinner, Boston, MA by the MFA, June 23, 2004

Credit Line

Guido Goldman Ikat Project, and Gift of Mlle. Claff, Gift of Mrs. Meyer Weker, Gift of Mrs. J. D. Cameron Bradley, Gift of William G. Russell Allen, Gift of Mrs. William A. Burnham, Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent, Gift of Miss Clara Culver Gilbert, Gift of Mrs. Charles J. White, Bequest of James William Paige, Gift of Miss Mary Bowditch, Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of Marion Glidden Dove Lee (Mrs. Francis Wilson Lee), Gift of Mrs. Marion T. Shapleigh, and Gift of Mrs. Charles H. Pease, by exchange