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Belt

A work made of wool (camelid) and cotton, two-color complementary warp tubular plain weave; edged with wool (camelid) in overcast and chain stitches; attached cotton and wool (camelid) square braided cord.
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  • A work made of wool (camelid) and cotton, two-color complementary warp tubular plain weave; edged with wool (camelid) in overcast and chain stitches; attached cotton and wool (camelid) square braided cord.

Date:

A.D. 1476/1532

Artist:

Inca
Probably south coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Inca

Title

Belt

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 1476–1532

Medium

Wool (camelid) and cotton, two-color complementary warp tubular plain weave; edged with wool (camelid) in overcast and chain stitches; attached cotton and wool (camelid) square braided cord

Dimensions

74.3 × 18.4 cm (29 1/4 × 7 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Frank B. Hubachek

Reference Number

1976.370

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