Fragment of a strip

Chimu
Late Horizon-early Colonial
A.D. 1476–1600 (?)


Object Place: Peru, Originally North Coast

Dimensions

Height x width: 7 1/2 x 2 3/4 in. (19 x 7 cm)

Accession Number

51.577

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool slit tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cotton warp, wool weft. Design of single standing figure with headdress (white, yellow, brown) on red background.

Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, April 10, 1951.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection