Fragment

Peruvian
Late Intermediate
A.D. 1000–1476


Object Place: Peru

Dimensions

Height x width: 18 7/8 x 6 7/8 in. (48 x 17.5 cm)

Accession Number

24.315

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave with supplementary wefts

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Light neutral cotton cloth with crosses separated by bands of yellow wool, woven with neutral violet wool, white cotton, and a little crimson wool. Across the bottom two bands of interlocking frets woven with neutral violet crimson, and yellow wool, and white cotton.

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