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"Indiosito" (dress ornament)

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Dress ornament. "Indiosito." Costume decoration consisting of 12 minute figures representing men and women arranged on either side of central silver twisted wire.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Grafton D. Dorsey

Bolivian, early 20th century

Object Place

Bolivia

Dimensions

5.5 x 3.3 x .7 cm (2 3/16 x 1 5/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

45.256

Medium or Technique

Cotton, lace, and silvered metal thread with silvered metal with

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Jewelry / Adornment