University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:30839
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Gravefield I
Culture Area: Andean
Length: 42 cm
Width: 10 cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:1232B - Field No SF


Long Pad, Cotton inside, checkerboard and striped pattern. Made of two oblong pieces of cloth, plain and checker respectively, rudely sewed together; at each end the cords from the corners are drawn together and seized, the fiber sewing cords of the pad continuing beyond the cotton bundle. Stuffed with raw cotton Elongated plain weave pouch with a checkerboard pattern on one side. Made from two lengths of textile stitched together at either end. There is a braided cord attached at either end of the pouch, however, they do not currently join with each other. Color(s): white, brown.

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