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Carrying cloth made of two pieces sewed together

Peruvian (or Bolivian)
late 19th or early 20th century


Dimensions

108 x 92 cm (42 1/2 x 36 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

22.79

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Warp: wool, in colors to form pattern. Weft: black wool, covered by warp. Design: wide stripes of black, narrow pink, yellow and cream white stripes with narrow figured stripes woven with blue, greenish blue, and grayish violet. Edged with a lozenge design worked with pink, blue and white wool. Worn and torn.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection