Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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llama figure
  • Peru
  • llama figure, late 1800s–1965
  • Where object was made: Peru
  • wool, yarn, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 14 x 4.5 x 9 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 5 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 3 1/2 in
  • Gift of Mary E. Snyder
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6401

The llama figure is covered in white wool. The eyes and mouth are black. There is red and white yarn around the nose and the top of the neck. There is a small woven blanket on the back in red, light green, green, black, white, and pink. It has black feet.