Fragment (Peru), 1400–1532
This is a Fragment. It is dated 1400–1532 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is wool and its technique is plain weave with discontinuous weft (slit tapestry). It is a part of the Textiles department.
It is credited
Museum purchase through gift of Erskine Hewitt.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 16.8 x 28.6 cm (6 5/8 x 11 1/4 in.)
Cite this object as
Fragment (Peru), 1400–1532; wool; H x W: 16.8 x 28.6 cm (6 5/8 x 11 1/4 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Erskine Hewitt; 1949-118-7
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.