Mask outfit

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Culture/People
Aymara
Artist/Maker
Basilio Flores, Aymara
Previous owner
Nancy R. Rosoff, Non-Indian
Donor
Nancy R. Rosoff, Non-Indian
Object Name
Mask outfit
Media/Materials
Wool yarn, synthetic ribbon, wool yarn, felt
Techniques
Sewn, fringed, glued
Dimensions
95.5 x 150 cm
Object Type
Masks and Masking
Native Term
kusillo
Place
Lacaya; Ingavi Province; La Paz Department; Bolivia
Date created
1991-1993
Collection History
Purchased by Nancy R. Rosoff (NMAI staff member) from a participant at an Aymara dance presentation at NMAI's George Gustav Heye Center in 1993; donated to NMAI by Nancy Rosoff in 1993.
Catalog Number
25/3833
Barcode
253833.000
See related items
Aymara
Masks and Masking
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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