Miniature mantle

Peruvian
Late Intermediate
A.D. 1000–1476


Object Place: Peru

Dimensions

14 x 14 cm (5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.325

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave, plain-weave derived float weave (end borders)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Texture is very loose, with paired wefts. Stripes of crimson and yellow wool on sides.

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