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Wool weft, cotton warp. Band with stripes of red, green, white, brown, yellow wool with tassels; birds, fret design.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot to MFA, June 6, 1960.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

Chimu, Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

North Coast, Peru

Dimensions

3.7 x 217 cm (1 7/16 x 85 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.1132

Medium or Technique

Wool and cotton slit tapestry with underfloated wefts; tiered fringe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles