Object Place: Peru, Probably North Coast
Height x width: 5 1/2 x 11 13/16 in. (14 x 30 cm)
Medium or Technique
Cotton and wool slit tapestry
Not On View
Warp: cotton, running in groups of three from cotton cloth, 9 to cm. Weft: wool. Design: conventionalized bird and animal forms, four heads forming cross, etc. woven with neutral greens, yellows, and browns on a reddish brown ground. Tassel and cord on corner.
MFA purchase from Mr. Walter Wyman, 44 West 44th Street, New York, New York, June 5, 1924
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund