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Design: band of rectangles with conventionalized crested birds woven with crimson and neutral yellow outlined with dark brown wool on yellow grounds framed by narrow neutral yellow bands on which are small conventionalized pale yellow birds. Above and below very narrow bands with...

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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

Overall: 34 x 43 cm (13 3/8 x 16 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

78.79

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool slit tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles