Object Place: Peru, Central Coast
Height x width: 3 15/16 x 2 9/16 in. (10 x 6.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Cotton and wool cross-knit loop-stitch embroidery
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Applique of conventionalized face terminating fragment of band, solidly worked in chain stitch with dark neutral yellow, reddish brown, green, and dark brown wool. Dark neutral yellow fringe edges the radiating headdress.
Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, 1878
Gift of Edward W. Hooper