University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 30934
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Peru
Beneath The Temple
Pachacamac
Culture Area: Andean
Locus: from a mummy
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 211cm
Width: 105cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number1097C - Field No SF

Description

plain

Long single web of a plain woven cotton. The weaving is a bit thicker and looser than some. Considered a "shroud" on catalogue card. Only weft selvages visible. Warp ends are both not bound/finished. Color(s): Off-white.


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