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Peabody Number: 42-12-30/3392
Display Title: Bag
Descriptions:
Inventory Description: Organic, woven fiber, bag, patterned stripes, folded, 2 tassels, open top
Object Description: Bag of warp-faced weave with stripes of complementary warp-patterned weave with 8-pointed motif in blue/gold, red/brown. Between patterned stripes are stripes of warp-faced plainweave in same colors. Folded across bottom, seamed up sides; seams overcast with multiple strands of brown camelid; at bottom corners thick plied fringes of red camelid. Warp: camelid, (z-2s), 30 epcm. Weft: brown camelid, (z-2s), 7 epcm.
Classification:
Woven Fiber
Department:
Archaeological
Culture/Period:
Late Nazca
Late horizon
Inca
Geography/Provenience:
South America/Peru
Geo-Locale: Peru, South coast?
Materials: Fiber
Dimensions: Overall: 32 x 32 cm (12 5/8 x 12 5/8 in.)
Quantity: 1
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