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Design: conventionalized animal faces woven with pink, crimson, several shades of neutral yellow and dark brown wool, above and below stripes of plain crimson and neutral yellow tapestry. Pieced in three places.


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: 2 9/16 x 59 13/16 in. (6.5 x 152 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton complementary weft weave with outlining and discontinuous weft substitution


Textiles and Fashion Arts