Fragment of a cover
late 17th century (?)
Object Place: Peru
19.5 x 20 cm (7 11/16 x 7 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool, Cotton and silk interlocked tapestry
Not On View
Warp: cotton, 10 to cm. Weft: wool and silk. Design: part of small bluish gray animal woven with silk, and foliage woven with yellow, green, blue, brown and white silk, and green, violet, crimson and white wool, on a crimson wool ground.
Gift of Denman Waldo Ross to MFA, 1917.
Denman Waldo Ross Collection