Shawl Item Number: Sf489 from the MOA: University of British Columbia

Description

Shawl featuring a geometric pattern composed of rectangles arranged in a latticework design in green and black. The shawl is finished with a fringe along each edge.

Narrative

Purchased in June 1978 in the Cuzco Indian market from Maria Denunez. Made in a large textile factory in the Cuzco area.

Cultural Context

Worn by women.