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Fragment of a coca cloth

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Warp: cotton. Weft: wool. Design: formed by warp which covers weft, broken stripes, ikat technique; colors, several shades of neutral yellow, dark blue, purplish red, green, brownish black.

Provenance

Lent by Denman Waldo Ross, April 1, 1920

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Northern Chile (Arica Culture), 1000–1350

Object Place

Chile

Dimensions

26.5 x 39 cm (10 7/16 x 15 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: .93 x .26

Accession Number

21.2555

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool; plain-weave warp ikat

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles