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Toquilla (?) fiber braided in design of horizontal and vertical stripes.

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

Peruvian, Middle Horizon or later, A.D. 500–1000 (?)

Object Place

Peru

Dimensions

16 x 30.5 cm (6 5/16 x 12 in.) Circumference: 61 cm (24 in.)

Accession Number

24.333

Medium or Technique

Fiber oblique interlacing (tubular form)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes