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Geometric design woven with brown, yellow and green wool.

Provenance

Purchased by MFA from Baron W. V. von Schoeler, 145 Eighth Avenue, New York, New York, June 12, 1947.

Credit Line

Mrs. Samuel Cabot's Special Fund

Peruvian, Early Horizon, Phase 9, about 500 B.C.

Object Place

Probably from Ocucaje, Ica Valley, Early South Coast, Peru

Dimensions

11.4 x 6 cm (4 1/2 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1084

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave, two-faced triple-cloth band

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles