Object Place: Mexico
249 x 124 cm (98 1/16 x 48 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool tapestry with diagonal and dovetail joins
Not On View
Saltillo sarape with all-over design of broken lines in white, light and dark blue, green, yellow and pinks; diamond-shaped medallion in center; straight bands of same colors on ends into which a cotton fringe is knotted which is a later addition; sides bound with brown cotton tape; made in two breadths and sewn together.
Purchased by Denman Waldo Ross Collection in Mexico, March 1900; gift to the MFA, May 1900
Denman Waldo Ross Collection