Carrying cloth or garment
Peruvian (or Bolivian)
early 20th century
90.5 x 99.5 cm (35 5/8 x 39 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
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.
Said to come from Aymará (Colla) Indians.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection