Requires Photography

poncho

Peruvian
mid 20th century


Accession Number

2018.3736

Medium or Technique

wool plain weave with supplementary weft patterning

Not On View

Classifications

Costumes

Green wool poncho, with bands of geometric patterning in red, yellow and white

Provenance

Between about 1962 and 1989, acquired by Emanuel Balkin and Lorraine Balkin (b. 1930 - d. 2017) for Décor International, Boston; 2018, gift of Emanuel Balkin to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 12, 2018)

NOTE: Emanuel and Lorraine Balkin founded and operated the gallery Décor International from 1962 until 1989.

Credit Line

Gift of Emanuel Balkin