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Artifact Identification Textile   (2002.02.0003)
  1. Communication Artifacts
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  3. Ceremonial Artifacts
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  5. Funerary Objects
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Late Intermediate Period
Culture Peruvian, Pre-Columbian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 25 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 17 cm
Dimension 3 (N/A) N/A
Weight N/A
Measuring Remarks 17 X 25 cms
Materials Textile--Cotton, Plant--Fiber, Plant--Cotton
Manufacturing Processes Weaving, Painting
Munsell Color Information Dark Grayish Yellowish Brown (10YR 2/2) -Brown outlines. Brownish Pink (7.5YR 7/2) -Light beige ("face"). Moderate Yellowish Brown (10YR 4/4) -Background (bottom).

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A

Other published comparisons: page 123 in José Antonio de Lavalle and Werner Lang’s Arte Precolombino. Tercera Parte. Pintura (Banco de Crédito del Perú, 1979) see Sotheby’s Pre-Columbian Art Catalogue, November 22, 1993: lots 185, 186, 187; Sotheby’s Pre-Columbian Art Catalogue, November 25, 1996: lot 211b; Sotheby’s Pre-Columbian Art Catalogue, May 28, 1997: lots 221, 222, 224

Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Helaine Silverman
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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