University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:30074
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Pachacamac
Gravefield I
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Technique:Tapestry Weave
Iconography:Zoomorphic
Length: 25 cm
Width: 16.4 cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:1278 - Field No SF

Description

Zoomorphic. Red, black, blue and yellow. Broken bird design in loom pattern stripes.

Fragment of a tapestry weave. According to the catalogue card, this is a pouch with bird design. One edge is bound is brown. Mounted on two layers of fabric, though some of the mounting stitches are broken. Color(s): Red, yellow, pink, brown and tan.


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