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Camelid warp, polychrome camelidl weft. Geometric design of stars in squares. Bands of stylized feline motifs. Bright red, green, blue, yellow and white. Pattern reverses so that when worn folded, the pattern has proper orientation. Very short warp fringe on ends. Good condition although worn...

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Gift of the Class of the Museum to MFA, December 12, 1962.

Credit Line

Gift of the Class of the Museum

Peruvian (provincial Inca), Probably Late Horizon, A.D. 1400–1550

Object Place

South Coast, Peru


219 x 207.5 cm (86 1/4 x 81 11/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique

Camelid interlocked tapestry; complementary weft weave with outlining and weft substitution


Textiles and Fashion Arts