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Light brown cotton cloth with wide band of interlocking zig-zag frets and small birds' heads woven with crimson and neutral violet wool.

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

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

Object Place

Possibly North-Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

Height x width: 11 7/16 x 11 5/8 in. (29 x 29.5 cm)

Accession Number

24.311

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave with supplementary wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles