Textile Fragment


From: Peru | Pachacamac | Gravefield I (uncertain) | Gravefield II (uncertain)

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 29595
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Peru | Pachacamac | Gravefield I (uncertain) | Gravefield II (uncertain)
Culture Area Andean
Section American
Materials Cotton | Wool
Iconography Birds

Fragment of light stuff. Tapestry. Birds lined with loose woven fabric and appliqued on loose woven cloth. Brown, white, and blue.

Rectangular striped cotton plain weave (loosely woven, crepey) with attached tapestry elements (birds). These tapestry elements seem to be lined with a light crepey material. This fragment is attached to a fabric wrapped support mount. Color(s): Brown, tan, white and blue.

Length 47 cm
Width 30 cm
Credit Line William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number 2307h - Field No SF

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