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White ground; dark blue stripes across ends, and diamond in center of dark blue; groups of black and blue lozenge forms along the sides and ends; cotton warp threads made into a twisted fringe; opening in the middle.

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross Collection; gift to the MFA, October 11, 1902

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Mexican (possibly Oaxaca), about 1900

Object Place

possiblity Oaxaca, Mexico

Dimensions

176 x 77.5 cm (69 5/16 x 30 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

02.501

Medium or Technique

Wool and cotton tapestry wiht diagonal joins; warp fringe

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes