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Object Information

Object ID: 2009-08/Peru1
Object Type: Tapestry
Material: 90% sheep wool, 10% alpaca wool, 100% natural dyes
Artist: Rojo, Gregorio Ccana
Culture: Peru/Pitumarca
Dimensions: 21" W, 28" L
Description: Hand woven tapestry
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Date Purchased: 11/2009
Purchase Location: Cusco, Peru
Comments: For information on the town of Pitumarca and its weaving methods, go to, click on "The Communities," click on "Communities List," and click on "Pitumarca."