Late Middle Horizon
Object Place: Peru, Nasca area, South Coast
Height x width: 6 5/16 x 10 1/4 in. (16 x 26 cm)
Medium or Technique
Wool plain weave; complementary weft weave
Not On View
Crimson wool warp ribbed cloth, each rib formed by two brown cotton threads covered by red wool, design brocaded with crimson wool, two shades of blue wool, two shades brown wool and cream white wool, band of rectangles with small stylized human figures.
Purchased by MFA from A. V. Harringer, 2124 South Beverly Glen, Los Angeles, California, May 15, 1952.
Samuel Putnam Avery Fund