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Design: row of small conventionalized crested birds woven with two shades of pink, yellow, neutral yellow and dark brown wool, and dark brown cotton, on a yellow wool ground, narrow stripes of pink, yellow, and darker yellow above and below. Pieced in poor condition.

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: 2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm)

Accession Number

78.85

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool slit tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles