Late Horizon-early Colonial
A.D. 1476–1600 (?)
Object Place: North Coast, Peru
Height x width: 5 1/2 x 20 1/2 in. (14 x 52 cm)
Medium or Technique
Cotton and wool slit tapestry
Not On View
Cotton warp, wool weft. Design of six standing figures with headdresses woven in varying color combinations of yellow, white, brown, red. Probably border of garment (one selvedge, three cut sides).
Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, April 10, 1951.
The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection