Poncho

Mexican Indian
late 19th century


Object Place: possibily Chiapas, Mexican Indian, North America

Dimensions

160 x 62 cm (63 x 24 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

02.506

Medium or Technique

Wool; warp-faced plain weave with uncutwarp fringe; two rows of countered twining at each end

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Asia, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Mexican Indian poncho dark blue and light blue warp stripes; opening in the middle bound with black braid; fringe on ends of weft threads.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift to the MFA, October 11, 1902

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection