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Loincloth Panel

A work made of cotton and wool (camelid), band of plain weave; center of three-color complementary weft weave; tabs of slit tapestry weave with eccentric wrapping outlining wefts; joined with wool, cross knit loop stitches to twined warp extended weft cut fringe.
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  • A work made of cotton and wool (camelid), band of plain weave; center of three-color complementary weft weave; tabs of slit tapestry weave with eccentric wrapping outlining wefts; joined with wool, cross knit loop stitches to twined warp extended weft cut fringe.

Date:

A.D. 1000/1476

Artist:

Chancay
Peru, Central coast

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Chancay

Title

Loincloth Panel

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 1000–1476

Medium

Cotton and wool (camelid), band of plain weave; center of three-color complementary weft weave; tabs of slit tapestry weave with eccentric wrapping outlining wefts; joined with wool, cross knit loop stitches to twined warp extended weft cut fringe

Dimensions

22.2 × 40.6 cm (8 3/4 × 16 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1796

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