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Warp: dark brown and light neutral yellow wool to form pattern. Weft: brown wool covered by warp. Design: narrow yellow stripes on dark brown ground. Corded ends of warp along one side, sewed together in middle. Torn.

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, Period uncertain,

Object Place

Peru

Dimensions

Height x width: 11 5/8 x 3 1/8 in. (29.5 x 8 cm)

Accession Number

24.283

Medium or Technique

Wool warp-faced plain weave

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles