- Museum number
Textile; fringed border fragment; cotton warps and camelid wefts; main portion is tapestry with spaced warps and wefts; geometric design of interlacing stepped frets; narrow border stripes on either side are slit tapestry weave; row of interlocking volutes; long slits between border stripes and central open portion are closed at intervals by dovetailing; separate fringe: cotton warps and camelid wefts extended to one side to make fringe. Tan, brown, red and grey/brown.
- Production date
Length: 19 centimetres (+14cm fringe)
Width: 28 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- See Rowe, A.P. 1984, 'Costumes and Featherwork of the Lords of Chimor: textiles from Peru's North Coast', Washington, D.C.: The Textile Museum figs.101 and 102.
Also, O'Neal, L.M. and Kroeber, A.L. 1930, 'Textile Periods in Ancient Peru', University of California Publications in American Archaeology and Ethnology, vol.28, no.2, Berkeley, pl.35b.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number