FILTER RESULTS × Close
Skip to Content ☰ Open Filter >>

Object Results

Showing 1 of 2


Image of Textile Fragment with Geometric Design

Bookmark and Share

Bookmark: http://triarte.brynmawr.edu/objects-1/info/147146



unknown Peruvian
Primary



Textile Fragment with Geometric Design

Middle Nasca to Middle Horizon
ca. 350 - ca. 1000
Cotton and Camelid fibers

22 x 20 x 1/2 in. (55.9 x 50.8 x 1.3 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 2000.3.296.e
Other Number(s): 65.2.7 (Previous No.)
Geography: South America, Peru, Andes (South Coast)
Collection: Ward M. Canaday Collection

Keywords Click a term to view the records with the same keyword
This object has the following keywords:
  • geometric patterns
  • Peruvian - Of or belonging to the nation of Peru or its people.
  • textiles - General term for carpets, fabrics, costume, or other works made of textile materials, which are natural or synthetic fibers created by weaving, felting, knotting, twining, or otherwise processing. For works of art or high craft that employ textile as a medium, prefer "textile art (visual works)."

Additional Images Click an image to view a larger version
Additional Image 2000.3.296.e_BMC_a.pdf
2000.3.296.e_BMC_a.pdf
Additional Image 65.2.7_BMC_f.jpg
65.2.7_BMC_f.jpg

Related Bibliography List
The following Related Bibliography exist for this object:
  • Elena Phipps, The Peruvian Four-Selvaged Cloth (Los Angeles, CA: The Fowler Museum at UCLA, 2013), 58-63.
  • Elena Phipps and Ann Peters. Pre-Columbian Textile Conference VII (Lincoln, NE: Zea Books, 2017), 171-173.
  • William J. Conklin, "Structure as Meaning in Andean Textiles." Chungara: Revista de Antropolog√≠a Chilena 29, no. 1 (1997): 109-131.
  • Penelope Dransart, Textiles, Technical Practice and Power in the Andes (London, England: Archetype Publications, 2013), 220-222.

Related Object(s) Click a record to view

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=BMC>cite web |url=http://triarte.brynmawr.edu/objects-1/info/147146 |title=Textile Fragment with Geometric Design |author=Bryn Mawr College Library Special Collections |accessdate=7/4/2022 |publisher=Bryn Mawr College</ref>

Showing 1 of 2


Your current search criteria is: Keyword is "BALHE" and [Object]Country of Creation is "Peru" and [Object]Period/Era/Dynasty is "Middle Nasca to Middle Horizon".

View current selection of records as: