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Design: band of interlocking saw-tooth fret motives with oval spots suggesting eyes, woven with very dark brown, light brown, yellow, crimson, and lavender wool, and brown white cotton. Above and below narrow stripes of crimson, light brown and yellow wool.


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


Height x width (a): 5 1/8 x 24 in. (13 x 61 cm) Height x width (b): 5 1/8 x 23 7/16 in. (13 x 59.5 cm)

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Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool slit tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts