Strap end

Peruvian
Early Late Intermediate Period
about A.D. 1000


Object Place: Peru, Probably Central Coast

Dimensions

Height x width: 19 5/16 x 2 3/8 in. (49 x 6 cm)

Accession Number

78.91

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave; double cloth

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Design: Alternate squares of plain red wool on which are smaller brown squares with conventionalized crustaceans (?) and squares with loosely woven red and brown stripes formed by paired warps and the omission of the woolen wefts. Fringes at one end.

Provenance

Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, 1878

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W. Hooper