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Two pieces of wool, one orange and one reddish, brown woven together.

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

Wari, Middle Horizon, A.D. 500–800

Object Place

Nasca area, probably South Coast, Peru

Dimensions

Height x width: 6 5/16 x 9 13/16 in. (16 x 25 cm)

Accession Number

24.323

Medium or Technique

Wool plain weave with discontinuous warps dovetailed, tie-dyed

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles