Ground: light neutral brown cotton. Design: narrow border on three sides worked with wool in crewel stitch, decorated with conventionalized human figures holding spears and spear throwers (?). The ground of the border is worked solidly with pink, the other colors are blue, dark green, and yellow.
Lent by Denman Waldo Ross, April 1, 1920; gift of Denman Waldo Ross to MFA, 1921
Denman Waldo Ross Collection
Peruvian (Paracas), Early Horizon-Early Intermediate Period, 200 B.C.–A.D. 200