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Block chevron patterned belt with navy ties. Complementary warp weave Cerise, gold, black, natural and maroon. From Macha near Tarabuco, southern Bolivia.


belt (general & multipurpose)

1 item (description level: whole)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  belt (general & multipurpose)
object name (local):  belt

Potosi, Bolivia, South America; Americas
Additional place information
made or collected:  Potosi 

Materials & techniques
Additional material & technique information
material: wool (overall)
overall: 1900 mm x 40 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 1900 mm x 40 mm

McRobb, Jan 

Related subjects
object name: belts (general & multipurpose)

Record created 2008-02-22 by JPYZ
Record last updated 2018-05-20 by XGVIEWS

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