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Ground: light neutral cotton cloth, with rib formed by heavy weft. Design: vertical bands of monkeys, fish, and fish and birds, painted in light and dark brown. Plain brown stripes separate the bands.

Provenance

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes to MFA, 1930

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes

Peruvian, Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

Probably Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

109.5 x 42 cm (43 1/8 x 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

30.249

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, painted

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles