Object Place: Peru, Probably Central Coast
Height x width: 6 1/2 x 12 3/16 in. (16.5 x 31 cm)
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave with supplementary wefts
Not On View
Piece of pale light brown coarse cotton cloth with warp stripes of pale blue and brown cotton crossed by weft stripes paler blue and brown almost covered by cotton warp. Small angular stages brocaded with black and reddish brown wool in the spaces between the vertical stripes.
Fred Stern (dealer), New York; from Stern to Adolph Loewi, Los Angeles; 1952, sold by Loewi to the MFA for $85. (Accession Date: May 15, 1952)
John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund