User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Cloth weaving (warp pattern)

Start collecting

Carrying cloth or garment, made of two pieces sewed together. Warp: wool in many colors to form pattern. Weft: dark brown wool, covered by warp. Design: two wide bands of plain dark brown, narrow stripes of cream white, pink, red, green, orange, and violet, with figured stripes with the same...

Show Full Description

Provenance

Lent by Denman Waldo Ross, April 1, 1920

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Bolivian, 19th century

Dimensions

104 x 97 cm (40 15/16 x 38 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2570

Medium or Technique

Wool

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes