Strap end

Peruvian (Central Coast)
Probably Late Intermediate
A.D. 1000–1476


Object Place: Peru, Central Coast

Dimensions

Height x width: 7 1/2 x 3 3/8 in. (19 x 8.5 cm)

Accession Number

24.289

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave, slit tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Warp: cotton running from cotton cloth 5 to cm. Weft: wool and cotton. Design: two long tabs with zig-zags woven with crimson, yellow, green, blue, and brown wool, and little brown and white cotton. White cotton cords fastened onto ends.

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