Fragment

Probably Peruvian
Late Intermediate
A.D. 1000–1476


Object Place: Peru, Probably Central Coast

Dimensions

Height x width: 4 3/4 x 5 1/8 in. (12 x 13 cm)

Accession Number

24.322

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, painted

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles

White cotton closely covered with a design of interlocking angular fish heads in brown, the outlines remaining white.

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