Fragment

Wari
Middle Horizon
A.D. 500–800


Object Place: Peru, Nasca area, probably South Coast

Dimensions

Height x width: 6 5/16 x 9 13/16 in. (16 x 25 cm)

Accession Number

24.323

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave with discontinuous warps dovetailed, tie-dyed

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Two pieces of wool, one orange and one reddish, brown woven together.

Provenance

MFA purchase from Mr. Walter Wyman, 44 West 44th Street, New York, New York, June 5, 1924

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund