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Textile (Peru), ca. 1300

This is a Textile. It is dated ca. 1300 and we acquired it in 1969. Its medium is wool, cotton and its technique is somewhat warp-faced plain weave with grouping of warps for weft-faced plain weave: slit tapestry; predominantly warp-faced plain weave; one corner: slit tapestry on group parps, nonhorizontal wefts for outline, wrapping; sides: one is intact; ends: one ha. It is a part of the Textiles department.

This object was donated by Harry Dennis Jr.. It is credited Gift of Harry Dennis Jr..

Its dimensions are

H x W: 43.5 x 68 cm (17 1/8 x 26 3/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Textile (Peru), ca. 1300; wool, cotton; H x W: 43.5 x 68 cm (17 1/8 x 26 3/4 in.); Gift of Harry Dennis Jr.; 1969-76-3

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