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Medium:
Medium: wool Technique: Tapestry) dove-tailed, use of non-horizontal weft; diagonal flat interlacing; braiding–4-strand; sides stitched together to form bag; warp ends covered by stitching forming opening; diagonal flat interlacing; braiding 4-strand
Dimensions:
H x W: 29 x 13 cm (11 7/16 x 5 1/8 in.)
Type:
woven textiles
Fragment of a bag
Made in:
Peru
Date:
100 BC–1000 AD
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Fragment of a small bag in geometric pattern in green, red, blue and light brown. Fringe at one end.
Credit Line:
Gift of Anonymous Donor in memory of Alexander M. Bing
Accession Number:
1962-27-15
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Textiles Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4fb63a5f2-1bb8-4fc7-984c-895b78fd5c68
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1962-27-15