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Carry cloth or garment

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


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

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Wool figured and plain weave with wool banding

Not On View


Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts



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.


Lent by Denman Waldo Ross, April 1, 1920

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection