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textile fragment
  • Peru
  • textile fragment, late 1800s–1991
  • Where object was made: Iquitos, Peru
  • cotton, dyeing?
  • Object Length/Width: 59 x 27 cm
    Object Length/Width: 23 1/4 x 10 5/8 in
  • Gift of Barbara Waggoner
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6633
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Description

The narrow, irregular shaped piece of unbleached cotton cloth has raw edges. The black geometric pattern appears to be done with dye. There are a few thicker lines, but an overall design in thin lines is difficult to discern because of the size of the fragment.