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Collection The Textiles Collection: University for the Creative Arts at Farnham
Date 20th C
Date Accessioned 1980
Artefact/Item Textile garment
Function Clothing
General Description Handspun alpaca ,Macha Bolivian highland length, plain brown with coloured edge border. Probably four selvage, woven in two pieces and joined; pattern reversed, with tubular weaving edge (braid?) added.
Cultural Context Macha Bolivian highland
Id Number Current Accession 0051
Subject Bolivian poncho
Material Alpaca
Visual Information Border
Current Ownership University College for the Creative Arts at Farnham
Rights Managed by The Textiles Collection at the University for the Creative Arts at Farnham.
Source Bought from Mr John Fisher 5 Whitewater Rise Hook Hants. 24.50
Technique Hand spun, Hand woven
Weave Plain weave



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