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Textile fragment; cotton warp and camelid weft; tapestry; checkerboard layout of motifs; eight-pointed stars alternate with bird motifs; all colour-patterned; remnants of cotton stitching along two sides; tan, dark brown, red and cream.
- Production date
Length: 21.70 centimetres
Width: 11 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Register addition "Peru".
From acquisition notes "Very late, perhaps Post-Conquest".
Comparable material: Am1954, 05.452 and Am1954, 05.644.
See Frame, M. 1997-8, 'Chuquibamba: a highland textile style', The Textile Museum Journal 1997-998: 2-47.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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