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Tapestry woven area (7cm): row of red and pink fret design alternates with green and yellow tapestry row that is embroidered. Fringe (14 cm) in red, purple, yellow wool.

Provenance

Gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick to MFA, September 13, 1951.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

North Coast, Peru

Dimensions

Height x width: 16 1/8 x 1 3/4 in. (41 x 4.5 cm)

Accession Number

51.2453

Medium or Technique

Wool and cotton slit tapestry with spaced warps, looped fringe, embroidery, and compound tassels

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles