|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Credit Line:||William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897|
|Other Number:||2175 - Field No SF|
Half of a tabard. Fabric is covered with feather strings except at the shoulder. Yellow ground with a band of yellow and blue scrolls bordered with red and blue stripes. Red feathers from the Scarlet Macaw, yellow and blue feathers from the Blue-and-yellow Macaw. Warps are Z-spun, unplied, and 28 warps/inch in tightly woven areas and 20-22 warps/inch in looser areas. Wefts are Z-spun, unplied, and 22 wefts/inch in tightly woven areas and 20-22 wefts/inch in looser areas. Yarns vary in thickness and twist.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Gift of Birds: The Featherwork of Native South American Peoples (16 Nov 1991 - 28 May 1994)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[Book] Reina, Ruben E., and Kensinger, Kenneth M. 1991. The Gift of Birds: Featherwork of Native South American Peoples.. University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 22, fig. 2.10, p. 23, fig. 2.12A||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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