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Cloth

Object Number:31679
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Inca
Provenience: Peru
Sun Temple
Pachacamac
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 143 cm
Width: 155 cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:2468 - Field No SF

Description

Large, brown with blue stripes; fine work

Appears to be three webs joined together. The joining seams vary in method of stitching. In center, along the warp direction, repair joins occur. Obviously done at different times. Stripes going in warp direction. Outer webs have smaller stripes than center web. Color(s): Blue, brown, and off-white.

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