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Assembled from three sections: 1) white cotton plain weave, 2) pink, red, yellow, black, white wool tapestry woven border of stripes and conventionalized faces with double triangle earrings, 3) red fringe.

Provenance

Gift of Landon T. Clay, April 13, 1977.

Credit Line

Gift of Landon T. Clay

Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

70 x 126 cm (27 9/16 x 49 5/8 in.) (detail shown)

Accession Number

1977.129

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave; slit tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes