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Aksu (woman's apron)

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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

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes