Object Place: Peru, Central or North Coast
Height x width: 18 1/8 x 6 1/8 in. (46 x 15.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Cotton and wool slit tapestry
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Design: step-sided lozenges each containing a running animal pursuing a bird, a light brown animal (dog?) with pink spots on crimson lozenge alternates with crimson animal with brown spots on yellow lozenge (dark brown outlines). The main ground woven with light brown wool and light brown cotton in interlocking fret pattern. Along one side similar pattern in crimson and pink, outlined with dark brown, outer edge woven in openwork, with yellow and dark brown wool.
Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, 1878
Gift of Edward W. Hooper