Loin Cloth


From: Peru | Pachacamac | Gravefield I

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 30152
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Peru | Pachacamac | Gravefield I
Culture Area Andean
Section American
Materials Cotton | Wool
Technique Embroidered

Miniature, embroidered in red and black. Plain weave with wool supplementary weft patterning

Small rectangular plain weave cotton cloth. All selvages present. "Miniature". Embroidered at one end with a pattern in purple (black?) and red yarns. Measurements do not include the ties. Color(s): White, red and purple (black?).

Length 36 cm
Width 12 cm
Credit Line William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number 2082D - Field No SF

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