Fragment

Possibly Peruvian
Late Intermediate
A.D. 1000–1476


Object Place: Peru, Possibly North-Central Coast

Dimensions

Height x width: 11 7/16 x 11 5/8 in. (29 x 29.5 cm)

Accession Number

24.311

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave with supplementary wefts

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Light brown cotton cloth with wide band of interlocking zig-zag frets and small birds’ heads woven with crimson and neutral violet wool.

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