User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Miniature mantle

Start collecting

Texture is very loose, with paired wefts. Stripes of crimson and yellow wool on sides.

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, Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

Peru

Dimensions

14 x 14 cm (5 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

24.325

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave, plain-weave derived float weave (end borders)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes