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Loincloth end (?)

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Possibly the end of a loincloth designed with stripes with fret motive woven with yellow, pink, neutral wool, and white cotton; narrow stripes of two shades of yellow, and yellow shaded into neutral violet; in middle and down sides wider stripes of dark neutral on which are conventionalized...

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Provenance

Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, 1878

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W. Hooper

Peruvian (Rimac (?)), Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

Height x width:; (Panel): 21.6 x 24.2 cm (8 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

78.72

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool slit tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes