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Rectangular ornamental pieces of tapestry with arch of woven fringe sewed on the top and three elongated tassels across the bottom of each piece, (some of the tassels missing); crimson wool ground with stylized man woven with blue, green, crimson, pink, yellow, and white wool, recently mounted...

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Provenance

Purchased by MFA from Mr. Roland Terry, 9800 Bayard Avenue, Seattle, Washington, June 12, 1947.

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund

Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

Probably Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

7 x 5 cm (2 3/4 x 1 15/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 102.0 x 89.0 cm

Accession Number

47.1086

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave with supplementary weft

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles