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Carry cloth or garment

Peruvian (or Bolivian)
Late 19th to early 20th century


Dimensions

96 x 86 cm (37 13/16 x 33 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.2572

Medium or Technique

Wool figured and plain weave with wool banding

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Carry cloth or garment, made of two pieces sewed together. Warp: wool in many colors to form pattern. Weft: dark brown wool, covered by warp. Design: wide and narrow stripes of crimson, pink, orange, neutral violet, neutral blue, bluish green, and cream white, the widest stripes are crimson some of the stripes figured with geometric patterns, frets, etc.

Provenance

Lent by Denman Waldo Ross, April 1, 1920

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection