Fragment

Peruvian (Nasca)
Probably Late Horizon
1476–1534


Object Place: Peru, Nasca area, South Coast

Dimensions

Height x width: 5 1/2 x 3 15/16 in. (14 x 10 cm)

Accession Number

24.297

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool slit tapestry

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

Warp: cotton, 6 to cm. Weft: wool. Design: crimson crosses, on yellow ground.

Provenance

MFA purchase from Mr. Walter Wyman, 44 West 44th Street, New York, New York, June 5, 1924

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund