Panel

Chancay
Late Intermediate
A.D. 1000–1476


Object Place: Peru, Central Coast

Dimensions

47 x 14.5 cm (18 1/2 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1977.133

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool slit tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Cotton warp, wool weft. Each with three white “feline” figures on brown background.

Provenance

March 2, 1970, sold by Arts of the Four Quarters, Ltd., New York, to Charlotte Thomson for Landon T. Clay, Boston; 1977, gift of Landon T. Clay to MFA. (Accession Date: April 13, 1977)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Landon T. Clay