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.


One warp and one weft selvage have been preserved.

Source: Elena Phipps, The Peruvian Four-Selvaged Cloth. Ancient Threads / New Directions. Fowler Museum Textile Series, No. 12, Los Angeles, 2013