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Object ID 50.363
Object Name Textile
Other Name Burial textile
Other Stanford number 94.1383
Material Fabric/Cotton
Description A long, thin fragment of a burial textile. Very tattered, with multiple tears. Decorated with blue and tan bands along the edges. Middle section is solid orange brown. Plain weave. One end is gathered.
Dimensions W-10.5 L-28 cm
Date Unknown
Provenance Found sticking up from the sand. Collected by Verne E. Grant of the Carnegie Institution of Washington in 1941. Donated by Verne E. Grant to the Stanford University Collections in 1950.
Culture Unknown
Found South America; Peru
Place of Origin (if different than Found) South America; Peru; Central coast region; Lima desert area
Level Surface
Collector Grant, Verne E.
Collection Archaeology - South America
Search Terms Peru
Textiles