Chimú. <em>Textile Fragment, undetermined</em>, 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)

Textile Fragment, undetermined


Medium: Cotton, camelid fiber

Geograhical Locations:


Dimensions: 17 15/16 in. (45.5 cm)


Accession Number: 34.578

Image: CUR.34.578_view2.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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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