Carrying cloth or garment
Peruvian (or Bolivian)
early 20th century
62 x 91.5 cm (24 7/16 x 36 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
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.
Said to come from Aymará (Colla) Indians.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection