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Warp: cotton, 6 to cm. Weft: wool. Design: crimson crosses, on yellow ground.

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

Peruvian (Nasca), Probably Late Horizon, 1476–1534

Object Place

Nasca area, South Coast, Peru

Dimensions

Height x width: 5 1/2 x 3 15/16 in. (14 x 10 cm)

Accession Number

24.297

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool slit tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles