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X65.11879 Corner fragment of a textile

 

Object Name: Corner fragmet of a textile

Culture: Nasca/Wari culture

Place of Origin: Nasca Valley, south coast of Peru

Date/Era: 700-900 CE

Medium/Materials: Cotton, camelid hair, dyed; plain weave with supplementary-weft float patterning (reinforced tapestry)

Dimensions: 36 x 33 cm

Credit Line: Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust.

Accession Number: X65.11879

One warp and one weft selvage are preserved.

Source: Elena Phipps,?The Peruvian Four-Selvaged Cloth. Ancient Threads / New Directions.?Fowler Museum Textile Series, No. 12, Los Angeles, 2013

 

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