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Main field red with small spots of white; circular medallion in center with floral border of white, and central design of white spots on light gray-green stripes with serrated edges on the sides, and narrow white and red stripes on ends; cotton warp threads knotted together; made in two breadths...

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Provenance

Transferred from Asiatic Dept. to Textiles.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection

Mexican, last quarter 19th century

Dimensions

203 x 106 cm (79 15/16 x 41 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

02.502

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes