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.

Sleeve fragment

Start collecting

Design: lower part of sleeve edged with looped fringe of yellow wool, above this plain and figured stripes (interlocking frets) woven with crimson, pink, and several shades of neutral yellow, and dark brown wool, and white and dark brown wool, and white and dark brown cotton. Almost all the...

Show Full Description


Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, 1878

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W. Hooper

Peruvian, Rimac (?), Late Intermediate or later, A.D. 1000–1700

Object Place

Central Coast, Peru


Overall: 43.5 x 17 cm (17 1/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool slit tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts