Requires Photography

Panel of cotton

Peruvian
Late Intermediate Period
A.D. 900–1476


Object Place: North Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

37 x 288 cm (14 9/16 x 113 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1977.128

Medium or Technique

Embroidered cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Reddish brown cotton plain weave embroidered with red, yellow, black, white wool yarns in five parallel rows of repeating conventionalized figure holding staff. Excellent condition: one narrow end cut.

Credit Line

Gift of Landon T. Clay