mid-18th century or later
Object Place: Peru
Other (Height x width): 243.5 x 209.9 cm (95 7/8 x 82 5/8 in.) (maximum)
Medium or Technique
Wool and cotton interlocked tapestry and dovetailed tapestry with eccentric wefts
Not On View
Warp: cotton. Weft: wool. Design: main field, dark blue with baskets of fruit urns of flowers, with oblong panels at both ends in each of which are human beings, or whom four appear to be Europeans in 18th-century costumes with swords. Four conventionalized floral borders surround the field, colors blue, pink, yellow, olive green, and white.
Gift of Denman Waldo Ross, December 11, 1907.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection