Chilean (Mapuche peoples)
about 1900

Object Place: Chile


Overall: 101.6 x 127 cm (40 x 50 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Resist-dyed (ikat) wool plain weave

Not On View


Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts




Purchased at auction, Skinner, Boston, MA by the MFA, June 23, 2004

Credit Line

Guido Goldman Ikat Project, and Gift of Mlle. Claff, Gift of Mrs. Meyer Weker, Gift of Mrs. J. D. Cameron Bradley, Gift of William G. Russell Allen, Gift of Mrs. William A. Burnham, Gift of Emily Welles Robbins (Mrs. Harry Pelham Robbins) and the Hon. Sumner Welles, in memory of Georgiana Welles Sargent, Gift of Miss Clara Culver Gilbert, Gift of Mrs. Charles J. White, Bequest of James William Paige, Gift of Miss Mary Bowditch, Gift of Miss Mary Lee, Guy Hunter Lee, Mrs. Henry Jackson, Mrs. Thornton K. Ware, and Mrs. Joseph T. Walker, in memory of Marion Glidden Dove Lee (Mrs. Francis Wilson Lee), Gift of Mrs. Marion T. Shapleigh, and Gift of Mrs. Charles H. Pease, by exchange