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Design: two conventionalized men woven with crimson, pink, two shades of yellow, and dark brown wool, and a little white and brown cotton, on a neutral yellow wool ground, with narrow crimson and neutral yellow stripes above and below.


Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, 1878

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W. Hooper

Peruvian (Rimac (?)), Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

Central Coast, Peru


Height x width: 4 1/16 x 4 7/16 in. (10.3 x 11.3 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool slit tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts