La Florida's mortuary textiles: The oldest extant textiles from Ecuador

Doyon-Bernard, Sezette J.
January 1993
Textile Museum Journal;1993/1994, Vol. 32/33, p82
Academic Journal
Examines the weaving tradition in pre-Hispanic Ecuador from the textile remains of the tombs of La Florida in Quito. Effect of absent extant fibers; Discovery and condition of textiles; Characteristics; Comparisons to related textile collections; Comparison of spinning techniques in La Florida and the coastal regions.


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