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Pouch

Object Number:30076
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Pachacamac
Gravefield I
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Plant Fiber
Technique:Woven
Length: 25.5 cm
Width: 20.5 cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:2050 - Field No SF

Description

Brocaded blue? tan on white? design on braod sections birds in diamonds, two interlocking cats heads, 3 and 4 geometric designs developed from latter

A rectangular plain weave pouch with a brocaded animal motif in blue and brown. The pouch folded perpendicular to the warp direction and is stitched along one of the weft selvedges and along the warp ends. Color(s): Brown, white, and blue.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Birds and Beasts of Ancient Latin America (07 Oct 1995 - 31 Dec 1995) View Objects in Exhibition

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