Thursday, 8 December 2022

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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
Size (cm):
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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