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Pouch Fragment

Object Number:29676
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Gravefield I, Oldest Part
Culture Area: Andean
Length: 8.7 cm
Width: 8 cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:1024V - Field No SF


Loom stripe with neat embroidered quincunx design.

Fragment of finely woven striped textile (according to catalogue card it's a "fragment of pouch". There are plain red stripes and decorative stripes with a design (five points or "x"s) and a swirl helix pattern that is slightly raised. Side edges have remnants of being bound. Color(s): Red, yellow and brown.

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