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Woven mantle

Weaving (warp pattern). Mantle (awayo) made of two panels sewn together. Design: two wide black stripes alternate with red/green/blue stripes containing small diamond and scroll motifs. Wool warp and weft.

Credit Line

Gift of Nancy Sayles Day Foundation

Bolivian (Pacajes), 19th century

Object Place

Pacajes, Bolivia

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool warp-patterned weaving


Textiles and Fashion Arts