University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameBachi
Object Number: 65-10-119
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Cashinahua
Provenience: Peru
Rio Curanja
Culture Area: Amazonia
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 68cm
Width: 44cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Kenneth M. Kensinger, 1965

Description

White, blue, and pink double strand cotton; checkerboard weave, blue and pink horizontal and vertical (warp and weft) stripes on white make plaid; circular; common skirt design. Everyday woman's skirt.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Gift of Birds: The Featherwork of Native South American Peoples (16 Nov 1991 - 28 May 1994)View Objects in Exhibition

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