Border fragment

Peruvian, North Coast
Late Intermediate Period
A.D. 1000–1476


Object Place: Peru, North Coast

Dimensions

Height x width: 16 1/8 x 1 3/4 in. (41 x 4.5 cm)

Accession Number

51.2453

Medium or Technique

Wool and cotton slit tapestry with spaced warps, looped fringe, embroidery, and compound tassels

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Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Tapestry woven area (7cm): row of red and pink fret design alternates with green and yellow tapestry row that is embroidered. Fringe (14 cm) in red, purple, yellow wool.

Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, September 13, 1951.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection