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Cloth

Object Number:30339
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Pachacamac
Gravefield I
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Technique:Embroidered
Iconography:Mythological Animal
Length: 26 cm
Width: 16.5 cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897

Description

With mythological animal in brown and red. Fringed warp ends

A rectangular plain weave cloth with an embroidered animal in brown and red. The animal has two feet, a spiky back, and spiky tail. There is a fringe on the warp end of the cloth. Color(s): Un-dyed, brown, and red.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

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