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Woman's Llicla (shawl)

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Two pieces sewed together. Warp: wool, in colors to form pattern. Weft: light silky wool, covered by warp. Design: stripes of greenish blue, narrow stripes of greenish blue, green, yellow, red, and white with narrow figured stripes woven with the same colors.


Gift of Mrs. Edward A. Flint to MFA, 1925

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward A. Flint

Aymaran, 19th century

Object Place

Peru or Bolivia (near Lake Titicaca)


94.5 x 45.5 cm (37 3/16 x 17 15/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave, complementary warp weave


Textiles and Fashion Arts