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Object ID 60.1048
Object Name Textile
Other Name Sling with cradle
Material Cord/Wool
Description A sling with cradle made of braided woolen cord. Colors are dark brown and buff. Cradle is made of bound fiber bundles with a short split center. Sling is made of braided wool and has a web pattern on either end of the cradle and one tip.
Dimensions W-3 L-193 cm
Provenance Collected by David Robinson during a trip to Peru from June 1955 to August 1955. Donated by David Robinson to the Stanford University Collections between 1955 and 1959.
Culture Andes
Found South America; Peru
Place of Origin (if different than Found) South America; Peru; Southern coast region
Collector Robinson, David
Collection Anthropology - South America - Robinson
Search Terms Andes
Historic
Modern
Peru
Textiles