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Fragment

A work made of cotton and wool (camelid), bands of two-color complementary weft plain weave with inner warps, double cloth, and plain weave; embroidered with wool (camelid) in chain stitches.
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  • A work made of cotton and wool (camelid), bands of two-color complementary weft plain weave with inner warps, double cloth, and plain weave; embroidered with wool (camelid) in chain stitches.

Date:

750/1100

Artist:

Probably central coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Chancay

Title

Fragment

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 750 CE–1100

Medium

Cotton and wool (camelid), bands of two-color complementary weft plain weave with inner warps, double cloth, and plain weave; embroidered with wool (camelid) in chain stitches

Dimensions

22.2 × 24.1 cm (8 3/4 × 9 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1655

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