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Design: broad band of diagonal stripes with conventionalized birds and fish, and interlocking fret motives, woven with crimson, pink, cream, light brown, and dark brown wool, and brown cotton. Above and below horizontal stripes with interlocking conventionalized birds and a long frieze of...

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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 40 cm (13 3/8 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

78.77

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool slit tapestry; fringe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles