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Natural colored feathers applied to foundation fabric of cotton. Pattern of bands of orange or blue, one band of yellow, rectangle of orange with three standing figures in brown. (Note: may be reconstructed)

Provenance

Purchased by MFA from John Wise, Ltd., 15 East 69th Street, New York, New York, March 10, 1971.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund

Probably Late Intermediate, Probably A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

Peru

Dimensions

139 x 111 cm (54 3/4 x 43 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1971.76

Medium or Technique

Cotton and feathers; plain weave (ground cloth) with applied rows of feathers

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Textiles