Panel

Chancay
Late Intermediate
A.D. 1000–1476


Object Place: Peru, Central Coast

Dimensions

42 x 107 cm (16 9/16 x 42 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.1081

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with supplementary wefts

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Length, full loom width, both ends cut. Brown cotton, plain weave, brocaded with yellow and red wool yarns. Design of staggered rows of feline-like animals in red or yellow. Colors alternate in zig-zags. A few stains.

Provenance

Gift of Landon T. Clay to MFA, September 23, 1969.

Credit Line

Gift of Landon T. Clay