Origin: Aymara – South America
Date: : Late 18th to early 19th century
Media: Camelid (Llama)
Dimensions: 51″ x 30″
Description: Beautiful and sublime, this classic ponchito is a fine example. The fine banding system has many variations of red including purple and red-brown. The border is surrounded with a gold yarn that glows with a sheen. The handle is thin and fine.
Condition: This manta is in original, un restored condition. There are small holes throughout and fraying to the edges, particularly around the hem of the head opening.