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Five loom widths of natural and dyed camelid wool. Design of central rectangle with rosettes in lattice pattern, framed by two borders of stylized vines, birds, fruit, etc., each border separated by narrower guard band of undulating fringed vines. In magenta, purple, blue, ochre, tan, red, and...

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Provenance

Gift of Landon T. Clay to MFA, January 25, 1989.

Credit Line

Landon T. Clay

Colonial, Late 17th century or later

Object Place

Peru

Dimensions

186.7 x 153.6 cm (73 1/2 x 60 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1988.1085

Medium or Technique

Wool and cotton interlocked tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles