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Dark red ground with design of highly conventionalized animal forms, possibly serpents, and geometric forms, especially concentric lozenges, arranged in horizontal bands and woven with light yellow, pink, dark brownish-red, green-blue, light neutral brown, very dark brown, ivory, pinkish-purple,...

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Purchased by MFA from Mr. Roland Terry, 9800 Bayard Avenue, Seattle, Washington, June 12, 1947.

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund

Late Middle Horizon, A.D. 500–800

Object Place

Central or North Cental Coast, Peru


32 x 15 cm (12 5/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Wool tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts