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Woven mantle

Bolivian (Pacajes)
19th century


Object Place: Pacajes, Bolivia

Dimensions

98 x 96.5 cm (38 9/16 x 38 in.)

Accession Number

1983.23

Medium or Technique

Wool warp-patterned weaving

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Weaving (warp pattern). Mantle (awayo) made of two panels sewn together. Design: two wide black stripes alternate with red/green/blue stripes containing small diamond and scroll motifs. Wool warp and weft.

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy Sayles Day Foundation