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Fragment with conventionalized flowers and small birds and animals on crimson ground. The flowers are pink with white outline, the foliage is green, yellow and blue. On three sides is a white border with lace-like points turned toward the center.

Provenance

Gift of Denman Waldo Ross, December 11, 1907.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Peruvian, Colonial, 16th–17th century

Object Place

Peru

Dimensions

Overall: 56 x 110.5cm (22 1/16 x 43 1/2in.)

Accession Number

07.844

Medium or Technique

Wool and cotton interlocked tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles