Peruvian, Coastal, Trujillo, Chimu
Object Place: Peru, Probably North-Central Coast
26.9 x 52.5 cm (10 9/16 x 20 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton plain weave, painted
Not On View
Thin cotton cloth with design painted in dark brownish-red background and light and very dark brown; ground divided into squares by crossing fret bands, squares enclosing a variety of conventionalized human figures wearing elaborate headresses and accompanied by birds, and conventionalized bird forms.
Purchased by MFA from Mr. Roland Terry, 9800 Bayard Avenue, Seattle, Washington, June 12, 1947.
William Francis Warden Fund