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Headband

Object Number:29517
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Pachacamac
Gravefield I
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Wool
Length: 184 cm
Width: 8.5 cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:1233 - Field No SF

Description

White cotton, loose basket weave with bifurcated ends. Tapestry woven in red and black design.

White plain weave cotton headband with bifurcated tapestry woven ends (camelid fiber?), each with a tassel on the end. The tapestry woven ends have geometric pattern in red, black, and brown. Color(s): White, black, brown, red, and yellow.

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