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Carrying cloth or garment

Peruvian (or Bolivian)
early 20th century


Dimensions

62 x 91.5 cm (24 7/16 x 36 in.)

Accession Number

27.460

Medium or Technique

Wool

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Carrying cloth or garment, made from two pieces sewed together. Warp: wool, in colors to form pattern. Weft: dark brown wool covered by warp. Design: wide pink stripes, narrow pink, green, and greenish blue stripes, with figured stripes woven with blue, white, pink, and yellow wool.

Provenance

Said to come from Aymará (Colla) Indians.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection