Coca Bag (Chuspa)

A work made of wool, stripes of plain weave and two-color complementary warp weave; edge overcast and interlaced in crossed warp weave; strap: plain weave; wrapped tassels.
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  • A work made of wool, stripes of plain weave and two-color complementary warp weave; edge overcast and interlaced in crossed warp weave; strap: plain weave; wrapped tassels.

Date:

1850/1900

Artist:

Aymara
Bolivia, Oruro, Ladislao Cabrera, Pampa Aullagas region

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Culture

Aymara

Title

Coca Bag (Chuspa)

Origin

Bolivia

Date

1850–1900

Medium

Wool, stripes of plain weave and two-color complementary warp weave; edge overcast and interlaced in crossed warp weave; strap: plain weave; wrapped tassels

Dimensions

18.7 × 21.3 cm (7 3/8 × 8 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of the Textile Society

Reference Number

1981.46

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