Textile Fragment


From: Peru | Northwest of the Town | Pachacamac

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 32348B
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Peru | Northwest of the Town | Pachacamac
Culture Area Andean
Section American
Materials Cotton
Technique Embroidered

Loose weave white with wide strip of solid blue embroidery bordered by brown and blue stripes and small blue and brown swans

Rectangular plain weave cloth constructed out of two webs joined down center. Embroidered center stripe and edge stripes and small bird designs. Color(s): White, blue and brown.

Length 89.5 cm
Width 28 cm
Credit Line William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number 3249B - Field No SF

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