Design: conventionalized figures woven with yellow, light brown, and red wool, and light cotton, above and below bands with conventionalized animals heads woven with the same colors outlined with dark brown wool. Red wool fringe sewed across bottom. Holes.
Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, 1878
Gift of Edward W. Hooper
Peruvian (Rimac(?)), Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476
Central Coast, Peru
34.7 x 52 cm (13 11/16 x 20 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton and wool plain weave with supplementary wefts; complimentary weft patterning with outlining and weft substitution