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Object Number:28202
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Pachacamac
Gravefield I, Oldest Part
Culture Area: Andean
Date Made: 600-1000 AD
Early Date: 600
Late Date: 1000
Section:American
Materials:Reed (plant)
Cotton
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:914 - Field No SF

Description

Working basket of splints with a part of the original contents. Contents not specially numbered are 17 long sticks (or needles wrapped with thread), 2 bunches raw cotton, small lot of mixed thread, fragments of weaving wrapped in cloth, 2 small cloths, gourd, cord, 5 long sticks (or needles) without thread, 10 spindles and parts of spindles, 18 balls of thread, 2 weaving implements (or parts) with fragmentary work attached, 9 long and 8 shorter reed sticks.

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