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Textile (Peru), 1400–1600

This is a Textile. It is dated 1400–1600 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is cotton, wool and its technique is rib weave; complementary warps; section a: complimentary warps, plain weave with inner wefts; section b: transposed warps; section c: warp faced plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 51.5 x 96.4 cm (20 1/4 x 37 15/16 in.)

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Textile (Peru), 1400–1600; cotton, wool; H x W: 51.5 x 96.4 cm (20 1/4 x 37 15/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Erskine Hewitt; 1949-118-6

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