Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag

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Usage Conditions Apply
Culture/People
possibly Aymara (attributed)
Artist/Maker
Lucia Choque, Aymara
Collector
Elayne Zorn (Elayne Leslie Zorn), Non-Indian, 1952-2010
Previous owner
Elayne Zorn (Elayne Leslie Zorn), Non-Indian, 1952-2010
Donor
Gavriel Cutipa-Zorn, Non-Indian/Quechua
Previous seller
Arte Andino
Object Name
Shoulder bag/Bandolier bag
Media/Materials
Sheep-wool and camelid-hair yarn, vegetal dye/dyes
Techniques
Sewn, woven
Dimensions
30.0 x 5.0 x 84.0 cm
Object Type
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Native Term
wayaka
Place
Oruro; Cercado Province; Oruro Department; Bolivia
Date created
1970-2000
Collection History
Acquired by anthropologist Elayne Zorn (1952-2010), who conducted research in Latin America and the U.S. from the early 1970s to about 2006, from Arte Andino (a shop in Cochabamba, Bolivia); donated to NMAI by her son Gavriel Cutipa-Zorn in 2011.
Catalog Number
26/8305
Barcode
268305.000
See related items
Aymara
Bags/Pouches (and parts)
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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