Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Peru
  • shawl, late 1800s–1969
  • Where object was made: Peru
  • alpaca wool?, weaving
  • Object Height/Width: 221 x 87 cm both dimensions include fringe
    Object Height/Width: 87 x 34 1/4 in both dimensions include fringe
  • Gift of Julian Holtzman
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6591

The long narrow rectangle has fringes on three sides. It is a light natural color. The subtle stripes may be intentional or a variation in the wool.