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Band Fragments

A work made of cotton and wool (camelid), slit tapestry weave with eccentric wefts, uncut weft loop pile, extended uncut looped and plied weft fringes; embroidered with cotton and wool (camelid) with laid-in couching; and selvage weft loop fringe; three segments joined by overcast couching stitch.
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  • A work made of cotton and wool (camelid), slit tapestry weave with eccentric wefts, uncut weft loop pile, extended uncut looped and plied weft fringes; embroidered with cotton and wool (camelid) with laid-in couching; and selvage weft loop fringe; three segments joined by overcast couching stitch.

Date:

1000/1476

Artist:

Lambayeque
North coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Lambayeque

Title

Band Fragments

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 1000–1476

Medium

Cotton and wool (camelid), slit tapestry weave with eccentric wefts, uncut weft loop pile, extended uncut looped and plied weft fringes; embroidered with cotton and wool (camelid) with laid-in couching; and selvage weft loop fringe; three segments joined by overcast couching stitch

Dimensions

a: 41.3 × 10.2 cm (16 1/4 × 4 in.) b: 20.3 × 10.2 cm (8 × 4 in.) c: 11.4 × 8.3 cm (4 1/2 × 3 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1683a-c

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