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Carrying cloth

Carrying Cloth, made of two pieces sewed together. Warp: wool in colors to form pattern. Weft: blue wool with a little red and brown wool, covered by warp. Design: wide stripes of dark blue, narrow pink, cream white, and black stripes with narrow figured stripes woven with pink, cream, neutral...

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Provenance

Lent by Denman Waldo Ross, April 1, 1920

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Peruvian (or Bolivian), late 19th or early 20th century

Accession Number

21.2582

Medium or Technique

Wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles