Aksu (woman's apron)

Bolivian (Potolo)
Early 20th century


Object Place: Bolivia

Dimensions

123.5 x 61 cm (48 5/8 x 24 in.)

Accession Number

1979.221

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Two halves of warp pattern wool fabric sewn together. Major motifs: six stripes of birds in flight at ends. Red/black and green/red stripes; black/brown field; red/white/black edging. Condition: parts of edge worn and repaired.

Credit Line

Textile Income Purchase Fund