University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 29785
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Peru
Pachacamac
Gravefield I
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Technique:Tie Dyed
Length: 13cm
Width: 16.5cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number1272A - Field No SF

Description

Colored and patterned after weaving. Tie and dye, red with undyed semicircle at each edge. Piece entire.

Small square fragment of a tie-dyed plain weave cotton cloth. Was a yellow/off-white and then dyed red after woven. Appears to have one weft selvage edge intact. Other edges are torn. Color(s): Red and yellow.


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