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Carrying cloth or garment

Peruvian (or Bolivian)
early 20th century


Dimensions

90.5 x 99.5 cm (35 5/8 x 39 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.458

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Carrying cloth or garment made of two pieces sewed together. Warp: wool, in colors to form pattern. Weft: black wool, covered by warp. Design: wide brown stripes, narrow black, white, pink, green, yellow, and grayish violet stripes, and narrow figured stripes woven with the same colors.

Provenance

Said to come from Aymará (Colla) Indians.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection