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  • X2005.1.1 Burial face mask

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    Burial face mask
    Paracas culture, Ocucaje, Ica Valley, south coast of Peru
    Early Horizon, circa 400-300 BCE
    Cotton warp and weft; plain weave painted with unwoven warps, painted tannin dyes
    77 x 30 cm
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert L. Lucas, Jr. X2005.1.1

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  • X65.11856 Woman’s sash

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    Woman’s sash (mama chumpi?)
    Inca culture, highland tradition, likely preserved on the south coast of Peru
    Inca Period, 1438-1532
    Camelid-hair (Z-spun, S-plied) warp and weft; warp-faced plain weave with warp-float patterning; added twisted ties
    257 x 13 cm
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust. X65.11856.

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  • X65.11861 Textile panel with corner design

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    Textile panel with corner design
    Nasca/Wari culture, south coast of Peru
    Circa 700-900 C.E.
    Cotton, natural and indigo-dyed; plain weave with weft-float patterning
    127 x 47 cm
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust. X65.11861.

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  • X65.11879 Corner fragment of a textile

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    Corner fragmet of a textile
    Nasca/Wari culture, Nasca Valley, south coast of Peru
    700-900 CE
    Cotton, camelid hair, dyed; plain weave with supplementary-weft float patterning (reinforced tapestry)
    36 x 33 cm
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust. X65.11879.

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  • X65.11893 Belt or head wrapping

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    Belt or head wrapping
    Nasca culture, south coast of Peru
    Early Intermediate Period, circa 200-500 CE
    Camelid hair (Z-Spun, S-plied), dyed, warp and weft; five-color warp-faced double-cloth, tubular weft with oblique interlacing
    528 x 4 cm
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust. X65.11893

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  • X65.12297 Corner fragment of a textile

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    Corner fragment of a textile
    Nasca/Wari culture, south coast of Peru
    700 – 1100 CE
    Cotton and camelid hair; dyed; plain weave with supplementary-weft float patterning
    29 x 28 cm
    Fowler Museum at UCLA, Gift of the Wellcome Trust. X65.12297.

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  • X65.14334a Woven cotton textile in process on its loom, including loom bars, heddle rods, shuttle sticks

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    Woven cotton textile in process on its loom, including loom bars, heddle rods, shuttle sticks
    Unknown place of origin and date
    Possibly south coast(?) of Peru
    Cotton wrap and weft, sticks, reeds; warp-faced plain weave
    27 x 14 cm
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the May Company Department Stores. X65.14334a

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  • X65.14508 Section of a woven band

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    Section of a woven band
    Nasca culture, south coast of Peru.
    Early Intermediate Period, circa 200-500 CE (or later)
    Camelid hair, dyed; balanced plain weave, quadruple-cloth (four layers)
    49 x 5 cm
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust. X65.14508.

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  • X65.5108 Corner fragment of a textile

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    Corner fragment of a textile
    Ancon (?), central coast of Peru
    Late Intermediate Period, 1150–1450 CE
    Cotton and camelid hair; dyed; plain weave with supplementary-weft float patterning
    34 x 27 cm
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust. X65.5108.

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  • X65.7603 Panel with crowned figure

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    Panel with crowned figure
    Chancay culture, central coast of Peru
    Late Intermediate Period, 1150-1450 CE
    Cotton warp and weft with yellow and orange pigments and possible shellfish purple dye; gauze patterend with weft wrapping and knotting
    94 x 93 cm
    Fowler Museum at UCLA, Gift of the May Company Department Stores. X65.7603

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  • X65.7619, X65.7623N, and X64.548.1 Peruvian Textiles Workbasket

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    Cone of prepared cotton ready for spinning 
    Central coast (?) of Peru
    Pre-Columbian, date unknown
    Cotton fiber, string
    19 x 6 cm
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the May Company Department Stores. X65.7619

     

    Balls and skeins of yarn ready for weaving
    Central coast (?) of Peru
    Pre-Columbian, date unknown
    Cotton, Camelid hair
    Dimensions various
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of Harold W. McBride. X65.7623N.

     

    Workbasket containing 85 spindles
    Chancay culture (?), central coast of Peru
    Late Intermediate Period, 1150-1450 CE
    9 x 38 x 15 cm
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Harold W. McBride. X64.548.1

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  • X65.8727 Fragment with stepped bird and scroll design

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    Fragment with stepped bird and scroll design
    Nasca culture, south coast of Peru
    Early Intermediate Period (Late Nasca), 500-700 CE
    Polychrome-dyed camelid-hair warp and weft (Z-spun, S-plied); discontinuous warp and weft, balanced plain weave
    41 x 15 cm
    Fowler Museum at UCLA. Gift of the Wellcome Trust. X65.8727.

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