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Band, with warp parallel to short dimension, one full loom width seamed to part of another. Undyed cotton warp. Weft of natural-color white and brown cotton with a few accents of red wool. Design of birds in step diamond frames, with horizontal stripes above and below, parallel to long edge....

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Provenance

Gift of Landon T. Clay to MFA, September 23, 1969.

Credit Line

Gift of Landon T. Clay

Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

19.3 x 88 cm (7 5/8 x 34 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

69.1080

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool slit tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles