University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 27538
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Peru
Pachacamac
Gravefield I
Culture Area: Andean
Locus: Found with mummy.
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Wool
Length: 59cm
Width: 30cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number1005F - Field No SF

Description

Remnants of a cotton cloth with narrow black woolen border; finely woven.

Cloth. Function or form unclear, as too brittle to unfold at this time. Measurements are taken with the object folded. Cotton plain weave ground cloth with double weft. Narrow black fringe. A join in the ground cloth was spotted. Color(s): White ground fabric, with narrow black fringe border. .


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