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Title:Tapestry Strip
Date Made:n.r.
Type:Wall Hanging
Materials:warp: cotton
Place Made:South America; Peru?
Measurements:mount: 29 1/2 in x 21 1/8 in; 74.9 cm x 53.7 cm; sheet: 24 1/8 in x 14 1/2 in; 61.3 cm x 36.8 cm
Accession Number:  AC T.1933.8
Credit Line:Gift of George D. Pratt (Class of 1893)
Museum Collection:  Mead Art Museum at Amherst College

Probably used as an ornamental piece. The workmanship is very rough, uneven tension in warp and in beating might be thanks to use of body-tension loom.

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