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Pouch (?)

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Possibly a pouch formed by very loose, imperfect double cloth technique; patterned with conventionalized faces outlined with white cotton on a ground of several shades neutral yellow wool. The reverse of the pouch (which appears to be sewed up so it cannot be opened) is not double cloth but...

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Provenance

Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, 1878

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W. Hooper

Peruvian, Early Late Intermediate Period, about A.D. 1000

Object Place

Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

Height x width: 6 5/16 x 12 3/16 in. (16 x 31 cm)

Accession Number

78.98

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool double cloth

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes