Border fragment

Paracas
Early Horizon, Phase 10
100 B.C.–0


Object Place: Peru, South Coast

Dimensions

41.5 x 16 cm (16 5/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.572

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave with stem-stitch embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cotton warp, wool weft. Design with three butterflies (green or red) on a brown background.

Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, April 10, 1951.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection