Textile Fragment, undetermined
Arts of the Americas
Cotton, camelid fiber
Late Horizon or Late Intermediate Period
This item is not on view
George C. Brackett Fund
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Chimú. Textile Fragment, undetermined, 1000-1532. Cotton, camelid fiber, 17 15/16 in. (45.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, George C. Brackett Fund, 34.578. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.34.578_view2.jpg)
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Size: undetermined. Probable wearer: undetermined. Horizontal cotton warp that is Z-plied and S-spun. Cotton, camelid fiber weft. Tapestry weave with slit juncture and diagonal wefts. The design is of fish and birds. The Textile Museum has a similar fragment.
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