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Carrying cloth made of two pieces sewed together

Warp: wool, in colors to form pattern. Weft: black wool, covered by warp. Design: wide stripes of black, narrow pink, yellow and cream white stripes with narrow figured stripes woven with blue, greenish blue, and grayish violet. Edged with a lozenge design worked with pink, blue and white wool....

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Denman Waldo Ross Collection

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

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Textiles and Fashion Arts