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Red, olive-green, and gold-colored wools and white cotton create a design of a stylized anthropomorphic being. Very fragmentary, irregular in shape.

Provenance

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas D. Schocken to MFA, May 12, 1965.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas D. Schocken

Chimu, Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

Probably North Coast, Peru

Dimensions

97.2 x 32 cm (38 1/4 x 12 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

65.613

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave with spaced warps and wefts

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles