Media Information

Collection name:
JCB Archive of Early American Images
Accession number :
Record number :
JCB call number :
D830 T284t
Image title :
[Mestizo women of Bolivia]
Place image published :
Image publisher :
[Colburn & Bentley]
Image date :
Image function :
illustration; vol. 1, p. 272
Technique :
Image dimension height :
6.9 cm.
Image dimension width :
7.3 cm.
Page dimension height :
21 cm.
Page dimension width :
13 cm.
Materials medium :
Materials support :
Description :
Two mestizo women in their typical attire.
Source creator :
Temple, Edmond
Source Title :
Travel in various parts of Peru, including a year's residence in Potosi, ... Vol I.
Source place of publication :
Source publisher :
Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley, New Burlington Street
Source date :
notes :
Text discusses mestizo women's love of fine clothing and jewelry.Temple made his trip as secretary of the Potosi Mining Association and left London in 1825. He sailed to Buenos Aires, Argentina, and then made his way to Potosí by land.
Time Period :
Provenance/Donor :
Acquired before 1874.
Owner and copyright :
©John Carter Brown Library, Box 1894, Brown University, Providence, R.I. 02912
geographic area :
Spanish America
Subject Area :
Artifacts, industry, and human activities
Subject Area :
Indigenous peoples
Subject headings :
Mestizos--Clothing-- Bolivia

[Mestizo women of Bolivia]