Object Place: Peru, Central Coast
15.5 x 39 cm (6 1/8 x 15 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wool and cotton plain weave; slit tapestry (border)
Not On View
Band with row of small stylized birds woven with red, blue, black, white, neutral yellow, and yellowish-green wools on a yellow wool ground, above this small triangles with steps on one side, woven with wool with design of small conventional figures, woven with pink, black, blue, dark violet, white and yellow wool on yellow ground, remains of tapestry woven fringe across bottom; torn.
Purchased by MFA from A. V. Harringer, 2124 South Beverly Glen, Los Angeles, California, May 15, 1952.
Samuel Putnam Avery Fund