Warp: cotton, 11 to cm. Weft: wool, Design: interlocking saw-tooth motifs terminating in fish or bird heads, woven with pink, pinkish brown, crimson, green, bluish green, yellow and neutral brown wool. Part of the neutral brown wool has rotted away leaving the warp threads exposed.
MFA purchase from Mr. Walter Wyman, 44 West 44th Street, New York, New York, June 5, 1924
Helen and Alice Colburn Fund
Probably Peruvian (Central Coast), Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476