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Sash or panel

Sash or panel Camelid fiber and silk; warp-faced plain weave Panel of natural tan camelid fibers with narrow warp stripes forming 4-in. borders and red silk stripes at warp selvedges.

Credit Line

Gift of Thomas H. and Mary Frances Townsend

South American (possibly Bolivia), 1870s

Object Place

Bolivia

Accession Number

1992.423

Medium or Technique

Silk and camelid fiber in a warp-faced plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes