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    'Pañoleta / Headscarf', Worn by an Abuela de Plaza de Mayo on weekly Thursday marches from 1974 until today. (Photo: Eva Gonzalez)
    'Pañoleta / Headscarf', Worn by an Abuela de Plaza de Mayo on weekly Thursday marches from 1974 until today. (Photo: Eva Gonzalez)

     

    Title of Textile:Pañoleta / Headscarf
    Maker: Worn by Abuela de Plaza de Mayo / Grandmother of Plaza de Mayo
    Country of Origin: Argentina
    Year Produced: 1977
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    Materials: Printed cotton
    Type of Textile: Memorabalia
    Description:

    Worn on the weekly Thursday march, by an Abuela de Plaza de Mayo / Grandmother of Plaza de Mayo, to make visible the detention and disappearance on the 12th April 1977 of her son, Carlos Maria Riggerone, his partner Monica Susana Masri and their child, born in captivity in Argentina.

    Owner: Conflict Textiles collection
    Location: c/o Julie Andrews, Director, Linen Hall Library, Belfast
    Original / Replica: Original
    Photographer: Eva Gonzalez



    Textile exhibited at: Textile Accounts of Conflicts, 17/11/2014 - 18/11/2014
    Textile Accounts of Conflicts, 6/02/2015 - 7/03/2015
    Tkanine otpora: glasovi žena / Textiles of Resistance: Women's Voices , 14/09/2019 - 30/09/2019
    From Home to Here: Stories of Languages Old and New, 5/11/2019 - 20/12/2019



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