Strap end

Peruvian
Early Late Intermediate Period
about A.D. 1000


Object Place: Peru, Probably Central Coast

Dimensions

Height x width: 3 3/8 x 13 3/8 in. (8.5 x 34 cm)

Accession Number

78.96

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave; double cloth

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Design: one end tight cotton squares on a pink wool ground with a conventionalized cat motive in each square woven with pink wool, at the other end the pink wool warp has been cut away, the cotton warp woven with cotton weft forms a plain cotton cloth.

Provenance

Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, 1878

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W. Hooper