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Cloth Fragment

Object Number:30045
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Peru
Beneath The Temple
Pachacamac
Culture Area: Andean
Locus: From the loosened soil
Section:American
Materials:Wool
Technique:Woven
Length: 49 cm
Width: 58 cm
Credit Line:William Pepper Peruvian Expedition; Max Uhle, subscription of Phebe A. Hearst, 1897
Other Number:1090T - Field No SF

Description

A fragment of a striped plain weave. Seam down middle, joining two webs. Remnants of a bound edge. Along one edge and one corner, it appears that there is some "previous repairs", most likely indigenous. The yarns used in this repair are lighter and thicker. Color(s): Brown, red, yellow and dark brown.

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