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Square composed of two squares of brown cotton cloth and two squares of light cotton cloth woven with interlocking warp and weft.

Provenance

MFA purchase from Mr. Walter Wyman, 44 West 44th Street, New York, New York, June 5, 1924

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Probably Peruvian, Period uncertain,

Object Place

Probably Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

65 x 65 cm (25 9/16 x 25 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.328

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave with dovetailed warps and interlocked wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles