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Warp: cotton, running in pairs from cloth. 4 of 5 cm. Weft: cotton with a little wool. Design: parallel bands with irregular zig-zags woven with cream, pale brown, and bluish green cotton with lines of black and pink wool.


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 (Central Coast), Probably Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

Central Coast, Peru


Height x width: 5 1/8 x 3 15/16 in. (13 x 10 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool slit tapestry


Textiles and Fashion Arts