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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.

Provenance

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

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

78.86

Medium or Technique

Cotton complementary weft weave with outlining and discontinuous weft substitution

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles