Cover

Spanish Colonial, Peruvian
Colonial
17th century or later


Object Place: Peru

Dimensions

219 x 163.5 cm (86 1/4 x 64 3/8 in.); Legacy dimension: 219.0 x 183.5 cm

Accession Number

1990.624

Medium or Technique

Wool and cotton interlocked tapestry with eccentric wefts

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Design of scrolling leaves interspersed with small animals. Center red field; white ground inner border; wider blue ground border with details of seated mermen type figures playing guitars with lions; red ground outer border.

Provenance

Gift of Landon T. Clay to MFA, January 23, 1991.

Credit Line

Gift of Landon T. Clay