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Carrying cloth or garment

Carrying cloth or garment made of two pieces sewed together. Warp: wool in many colors to form pattern. Weft: red wool, covered by warp. Design: wide and narrow stripes of crimson, pink, neutral yellow, orange, neutral violet and cream white. Some of the narrow stripes are figures with small...

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Provenance

Lent by Denman Waldo Ross, April 1, 1920

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Peruvian (or Bolivian), Late 19th to early 20th century

Accession Number

21.2571

Medium or Technique

Wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes