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1954

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Fragment (Peru)

This is a Fragment. It is dated 1200–1400 and we acquired it in 1954. Its medium is wool embroidery on cotton foundation and its technique is embroidered on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 32 x 19 cm (12 5/8 x 7 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Fragment (Peru); wool embroidery on cotton foundation; H x W: 32 x 19 cm (12 5/8 x 7 1/2 in.); 1954-139-6

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