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Collection: T - Pre-Columbian (121)
Central Andes, Central Coast, Ychsma (Pachacamac) people
1933.392CCCC0
Central Andes, South Coast, Nasca people, 100 B.C. - A.D. 700, Early Intermediate Period, 1 - 650
1940.530CCCC0
Central Andes, North Coast, Chimu people
1985.7CCCC0
Central Andes, Northern Central Coast
1925.668CCCC0
Central Andes, central coast, Chancay people
2017.193CCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Lambayeque (Sicán) people
1991.223CCCC0
Central Andes, Central Coast, Ychsma (Pachacamac) people
2016.267CCCC0
Central Andes, central coast, Chancay people
2017.60CCCC0
Central Andes, North Coast, Chimu or Lambayeque (Sican) People
1954.68CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-11th Century
1945.378CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site?, Paracas people
1940.514CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Cavernas Style, 3rd-2nd Century BC
1946.227CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1957.495CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1949.12CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1956.84CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Inca Culture, Colonial Period, 16th century
1951.393CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Late Period, c. 300-100 BC
1940.528CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Tiwanaku Style, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1947.291CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Cavernas Style, 3rd-2nd Century BC
1946.226CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Late Period, 3rd-1st Century BC
1946.228CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Chavin style
1985.139CCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style, 1200-1460s
2005.5.1CCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style, 1200-1460s
2005.5.2CCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style, 1200-1460s
2005.5.3CCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style, 1200-1460s
2005.5.4CCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style, 1200-1460s
2005.5.5CCCC0
Andes, 7th-15th century
1958.412CCCC0
Peru, Inca, 15th-16th century
1957.136CCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, Pachacamac, 12th-15th century
1925.669CCCC0
Peru, Inca Period, 15th-16th Century
1940.469CCCC0
Andes, 7th-15th century
1940.495CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Nasca-Huari style
1957.340CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-11th Century
1945.379CCCC0
Andes, 7th-15th century
1992.104CCCC0
Peru, South Andes or Chile, Northern Andes, Tiwanaku style, 5th-10th Century
1997.150CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.524CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1946.75CCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimu Culture, 12th-15th century
1925.665CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (Cavernas) style
1985.193CCCC0
Peru, Far South Coast, Pampa Ocoña, 7th-10th century
2002.93CCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay-Chimú style, 11th-15th century
1992.103CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1949.193CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.521CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.517CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site?, Paracas people
2005.17CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.516CCCC0
South America, Peru, Central Andes, Middle Horizon, Wari people, 7th-11th century
2007.179CCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay people
1991.141CCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimu Culture, 12th-15th century
1953.288CCCC0
Andes, 7th-15th century
1992.105CCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2CCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.1CCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.2CCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.3CCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.4CCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.5CCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.6CCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.7CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1953.475CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (700 BC -AD 1), Yauca Valley?
2005.13CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.522CCCC0
Peru, Chimú or Chimú-Inka, 12th-16th century
2011.111CCCC0
Peru, Chimú or Chimú-Inka, 12th-16th century
2011.111.1CCCC0
Peru, Chimú or Chimú-Inka, 12th-16th century
2011.111.2CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1933.393CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.520CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley ?, Inca Culture, 15th-16th century
1940.497CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas or Nasca?
2005.16CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, c. 600-400 BC
1940.515CCCC0
Peru, South Highlands or South Coast, Chuquibamba style, 12th-16th century
1940.498CCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, 12th-15th century
1925.654CCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, 12th-15th century
1925.661CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (700 BC - 1 AD), Yauca Valley?
2005.14CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Middle Period, c. 600-400 BC
1940.529CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.527CCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, 12th-15th century
1940.494CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.523CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, 7th-1st Century BC
1962.240CCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, Pachacamac, 12th-15th century
1925.660CCCC0
Central Andes, Middle Horizon, Wari, 6th-11th century
2005.53CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Late Period, 4th-2nd Century BC
1921.1550CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style, early period
1948.483CCCC0
Central Andes, Moche-Wari Style, mid-7th to mid-9th century
2014.389CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.526CCCC0
Peru, Recuay Culture, 4th Century BC-8th Century AD
1993.242CCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, 12th-15th century
1922.394CCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, 12th-15th century
1977.190CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.478CCCC0
Peru, Central Coast?, Lima?, Early Horizon?
1940.496CCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimu Culture, 12th-15th century
1922.392CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Arica culture, or Chile, North Coast, 13th-15th century
1998.52CCCC0
Peru, South Andes, Tiwanaku style, late 4th-early 5th Century
1996.348CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Tiwanaku Style, 7th-10th Century
1948.485CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.518CCCC0
Pre-Columbian, 10th century
1992.367CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Central Andes, Central Coast, Ychsma (Pachacamac) people
1933.392Cotton and camelid fiber, tapestry weave with areas of eccentric weft floatsAverage: 25.4 x 55.3 cm (10 x 21 3/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Central Andes, South Coast, Nasca people, 100 B.C. - A.D. 700, Early Intermediate Period, 1 - 650
1940.530Cotton and pigment (field); camelid fiber (borders and fringe)Overall: 69.8 x 280.7 cm (27 1/2 x 110 1/2 in.); Mounted: 81.3 x 6.4 cm (32 x 2 1/2 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Central Andes, North Coast, Chimu people
1985.7Camelid fiber and cotton, tapestry weaveOverall: 88 x 51 cm (34 5/8 x 20 1/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Central Andes, Northern Central Coast
1925.668Camelid fiber and cotton; tapestry-weave yoke and chest plaque, plain-weave bodyOverall: 76.2 x 108 cm (30 x 42 1/2 in.)Gift of J. H. WadeCCCC0
Central Andes, central coast, Chancay people
2017.193Cotton, camelid fiberLength back of neck to hem: 40.6 cm (16 in.); width across shoulders: 128.9 cm (50 3/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Lambayeque (Sicán) people
1991.223Camelid fiber and cotton, tapestry weaveOverall: 40 x 17.2 cm (15 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Central Andes, Central Coast, Ychsma (Pachacamac) people
2016.267Cotton; slit tapestry weaveNeck edge to hem: 46.7 cm (18 3/8 in.); width across shoulders: 81.9 cm (32 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Central Andes, central coast, Chancay people
2017.60CottonOverall: 99.1 x 99.1 cm (39 x 39 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Central Andes, North Coast, Chimu or Lambayeque (Sican) People
1954.68Tapestry; wool and cottonOverall: 9.2 x 135.9 cm (3 5/8 x 53 1/2 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-11th Century
1945.378Needle network with cut pile: cotton and wool; reseau for top: cottonOverall: 14.3 x 15 x 15.5 cm (5 5/8 x 5 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site?, Paracas people
1940.514Looped camelid fiberAverage: 94 x 82.6 cm (37 x 32 1/2 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Cavernas Style, 3rd-2nd Century BC
1946.227Plain weave with embroidery, plain weave with warp substitution; camelid fiberOverall: 147.3 x 73.7 cm (58 x 29 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1957.495Tapestry with interlocked wefts: wool and cottonAverage: 39.4 x 38.1 cm (15 1/2 x 15 in.)Gift of John Wise in memory of Leonard C. Hanna, Jr.CCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1949.12Tapestry weave: woolAverage: 97.8 x 99.1 cm (38 1/2 x 39 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1956.84Tapestry; interlocked wefts and areas of eccentric weaving: wool and cottonAverage: 109.2 x 115.6 cm (43 x 45 1/2 in.)Gift of William R. CarlisleCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Inca Culture, Colonial Period, 16th century
1951.393Interlocked tapestry; cotton and woolAverage: 95.3 x 72.4 cm (37 1/2 x 28 1/2 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Late Period, c. 300-100 BC
1940.528Embroidery on plain wool groundAverage: 100.3 x 139.1 cm (39 1/2 x 54 3/4 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Tiwanaku Style, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1947.291Needle network with and without cut pile: cotton and woolAverage: 10.2 x 13.4 cm (4 x 5 1/4 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Cavernas Style, 3rd-2nd Century BC
1946.226Plain weave with embroidery; camelid fiberAverage: 160 x 297.2 cm (63 x 117 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Late Period, 3rd-1st Century BC
1946.228Needle reseau (netting): wool and cottonOverall: 426.5 x 7 cm (167 15/16 x 2 3/4 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Chavin style
1985.139Cotton, plain weave patterned by fiber-wrapped warps and supplementary weftsOverall: 112 x 61.2 cm (44 1/8 x 24 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style, 1200-1460s
2005.5Cotton; plain weave, brocaded and complex alternating gauze with 3 or 5 shots of plain weave between gauze shotsOverall: 162.5 x 272 cm (64 x 107 1/16 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style, 1200-1460s
2005.5.1Cotton; plain weave, brocaded and complex alternating gauze with 3 or 5 shots of plain weave between gauze shotsOverall: 162.5 x 272 cm (64 x 107 1/16 in.); Mounted: 177.8 x 287 cm (70 x 113 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style, 1200-1460s
2005.5.2Cotton; plain weave, brocaded and complex alternating gauze with 5 shots of plain weave between gauze shotsOverall: 151.1 x 57.2 cm (59 1/2 x 22 1/2 in.); Mounted: 167.6 x 71.1 cm (66 x 28 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style, 1200-1460s
2005.5.3Cotton; plain weave, brocaded and complex alternating gauze with 5 shots of plain weave between gauze shotsOverall: 139.7 x 139.7 cm (55 x 55 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style, 1200-1460s
2005.5.4Cotton; plain weave, brocadedOverall: 124.5 x 31.7 cm (49 x 12 1/2 in.); Mounted: 172.7 x 148.6 cm (68 x 58 1/2 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimú style, 1200-1460s
2005.5.5Cotton; weft-faced plain weaveOverall: 306.8 x 5.4 cm (120 13/16 x 2 1/8 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Andes, 7th-15th century
1958.412Feather mosaic on cottonAverage: 102.9 x 101.6 cm (40 1/2 x 40 in.)Gift of William R. CarlisleCCCC0
Peru, Inca, 15th-16th century
1957.136Tapestry; cotton and camelid fiberAverage: 85.1 x 76.2 cm (33 1/2 x 30 in.)Gift of William R. CarlisleCCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, Pachacamac, 12th-15th century
1925.669Tabby weave, warp patterned; woolAverage: 24.2 x 38.8 cm (9 1/2 x 15 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Peru, Inca Period, 15th-16th Century
1940.469Cords, knotted and twisted; cotton and woolOverall: 85 x 108 cm (33 7/16 x 42 1/2 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Andes, 7th-15th century
1940.495Feather "mosaic": feathers sewed on coarse cotton clothAverage: 40.7 x 122 cm (16 x 48 1/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Nasca-Huari style
1957.340Interlocking warp and weft: woolAverage: 45.1 x 89.6 cm (17 3/4 x 35 1/4 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-11th Century
1945.379Plain cloth of cotton brocaded in woolOverall: 46 x 46.5 cm (18 1/8 x 18 5/16 in.)Gift of The Textile Arts ClubCCCC0
Andes, 7th-15th century
1992.104Black and white feathers sewn to cotton tabby groundOverall: 94.3 x 63.7 cm (37 1/8 x 25 1/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cedric MarksCCCC0
Peru, South Andes or Chile, Northern Andes, Tiwanaku style, 5th-10th Century
1997.150AlpacaOverall: 14.6 x 16 x 20 cm (5 3/4 x 6 5/16 x 7 7/8 in.)James Albert and Mary Gardiner Ford Memorial FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.524Cotton and pigment, plain weaveOverall: 58.4 x 21 cm (23 x 8 1/4 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1946.75Plain cloth of cotton brocaded in woolOverall: 47 x 45 cm (18 1/2 x 17 11/16 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimu Culture, 12th-15th century
1925.665Plain cloth with overlaid tapestry-like decoration; cotton and woolOverall: 142.3 x 33 cm (56 x 13 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (Cavernas) style
1985.193Camelid fiber, embroidery over foundation clothOverall: 116.2 x 16.5 cm (45 3/4 x 6 1/2 in.)Gift of The Textile Art AllianceCCCC0
Peru, Far South Coast, Pampa Ocoña, 7th-10th century
2002.93Papagayo macaw feathers knotted onto strings and stitched to cotton plain-weave cloth; camelid fiber plain-weave cloth upper tapeOverall: 81.3 x 223.5 cm (32 x 88 in.); Mounted: 94 x 236.2 cm (37 x 93 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay-Chimú style, 11th-15th century
1992.103Camelid fiber and cotton, tapestry weaveOverall: 115 x 54.5 cm (45 1/4 x 21 7/16 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cedric MarksCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1949.193Sides: cotton and wool plain cloth, brocaded; top: wool fancy cloth (?)Overall: 10.8 x 13 x 13 cm (4 1/4 x 5 1/8 x 5 1/8 in.)Gift of John Wise in memory of Mr. and Mrs. Henry HumphreysCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.521Cotton and pigment, plain weaveOverall: 103.5 x 40 cm (40 3/4 x 15 3/4 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.517Plain warp-faced cloth, paintedOverall: 71.7 x 20.9 cm (28 1/4 x 8 1/4 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site?, Paracas people
2005.17Cotton; gauzeOverall: 136.5 x 65.4 cm (53 3/4 x 25 3/4 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.516Cotton and pigment, plain weaveOverall: 66 x 20.9 x 3.8 cm (26 x 8 1/4 x 1 1/2 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
South America, Peru, Central Andes, Middle Horizon, Wari people, 7th-11th century
2007.179Camelid-fiber, cotton; tapestry weaveOverall: 202.6 x 112 cm (79 3/4 x 44 1/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay people
1991.141Original elements include the head and tunic; added elements include the skirt, red fringe, and belt; Cotton, camelid fiber, reeds; Slit tapestry (tunic and face); plain weave with supplementary weft (skirt)Overall: 30.5 x 15.2 x 10 cm (12 x 6 x 3 15/16 in.)Gift of William E. Ward in memory of his wife, Evelyn Svec WardCCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimu Culture, 12th-15th century
1953.288Plain tabby, brocaded: wool and cottonAverage: 88.9 x 149.9 cm (35 x 59 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Andes, 7th-15th century
1992.105Polychrome feathers sewn to cotton tabby groundOverall: 98 x 53 cm (38 9/16 x 20 7/8 in.)Seventy-fifth anniversary gift of Mr. and Mrs. Cedric MarksCCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2Cotton and camelid fiberOverall: 40 x 25.4 cm (15 3/4 x 10 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.1Cotton and camelid fiberOverall: 40 x 25.4 cm (15 3/4 x 10 in.); Mounted: 60.6 x 41.6 cm (23 7/8 x 16 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.2Cotton and camelid fiberOverall: 39.4 x 27.9 cm (15 1/2 x 11 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.3Cotton and camelid fiberOverall: 38.7 x 29.3 cm (15 1/4 x 11 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.4Cotton and camelid fiberOverall: 40.6 x 30.5 cm (16 x 12 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.5Cotton and camelid fiberOverall: 43.2 x 27.6 cm (17 x 10 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.6Cotton and camelid fiberOverall: 40 x 29.3 cm (15 3/4 x 11 9/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Peru, Moche, north coast, 1st-7th century
2007.2.7Cotton and camelid fiberJohn L. Severance FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1953.475Interlocking warp and weft, single interlock: woolOverall: 181 x 21.6 cm (71 1/4 x 8 1/2 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (700 BC -AD 1), Yauca Valley?
2005.13Camelid fiber; double-cloth with structural embroideryOverall: 101.3 x 22.8 cm (39 7/8 x 9 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.522Plain warp-faced cloth, painted: cottonOverall: 58.5 x 18.8 cm (23 1/16 x 7 3/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, Chimú or Chimú-Inka, 12th-16th century
2011.111White cotton; plain weave with supplementary weft brocadingOverall: 57.2 x 151.1 cm (22 1/2 x 59 1/2 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Peru, Chimú or Chimú-Inka, 12th-16th century
2011.111.1White cotton; plain weave with supplementary weft brocadingOverall: 57.2 x 151.1 cm (22 1/2 x 59 1/2 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Peru, Chimú or Chimú-Inka, 12th-16th century
2011.111.2White cotton; plain weaveOverall: 5.1 cm (2 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Middle Horizon, 8th-12th Century
1933.393Discontinuous warp and weft, tie-dyed; woolAverage: 21.6 x 52.1 cm (8 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.520Plain warp-faced cloth, painted: cottonOverall: 48.3 x 18.3 cm (19 x 7 3/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley ?, Inca Culture, 15th-16th century
1940.497Tapestry and fancy twill, brocaded; twillAverage: 85.1 x 190.5 cm (33 1/2 x 75 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas or Nasca?
2005.16Cotton; dye-patterned plain-weaveOverall: 72.4 x 104.1 cm (28 1/2 x 41 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, c. 600-400 BC
1940.515Embroidery on wool groundAverage: 137.2 x 195.6 cm (54 x 77 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Highlands or South Coast, Chuquibamba style, 12th-16th century
1940.498Camelid fiber; tapestry and complementary-weft weaveOverall: 148 x 163.5 cm (58 1/4 x 64 3/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, 12th-15th century
1925.654Tabby, brocaded; cottonAverage: 31.1 x 44.5 cm (12 1/4 x 17 1/2 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, 12th-15th century
1925.661Tabby weave, double cloth; cottonAverage: 30.5 x 23.5 cm (12 x 9 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas (700 BC - 1 AD), Yauca Valley?
2005.14Camelid fiber; double-cloth with structural embroideryOverall: 83.2 x 21.6 cm (32 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Middle Period, c. 600-400 BC
1940.529Embroidery on tabby cloth; needle reseau and fringe at borderOverall: 40.7 x 182.9 cm (16 x 72 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.527Plain warp-faced cloth, painted: cottonOverall: 61 x 24.1 cm (24 x 9 1/2 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, 12th-15th century
1940.494Plain cloth, painted; cottonAverage: 63.5 x 360.5 cm (25 x 141 15/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.523Plain warp-faced cloth, painted: cottonOverall: 48.9 x 19.6 cm (19 1/4 x 7 11/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, 7th-1st Century BC
1962.240Wool embroidery on wool tabby groundOverall: 18.5 x 20.4 cm (7 5/16 x 8 1/16 in.)Bequest of Jane Taft IngallsCCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, Pachacamac, 12th-15th century
1925.660Tapestry weave; cotton and woolAverage: 58.4 x 43.2 cm (23 x 17 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Central Andes, Middle Horizon, Wari, 6th-11th century
2005.53Camelid fiber, cotton; tapestry weaveOverall: 88.6 x 101.9 cm (34 7/8 x 40 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Paracas, Late Period, 4th-2nd Century BC
1921.1550Cotton plain cloth embroidered in wool outline stitchAverage: 41.3 x 12.7 cm (16 1/4 x 5 in.)Gift of W. A. PriceCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style, early period
1948.483Wood with carved clay whorlOverall: 32.3 x 1.6 x 1.6 cm (12 11/16 x 5/8 x 5/8 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Central Andes, Moche-Wari Style, mid-7th to mid-9th century
2014.389Camelid fiber (alpaca; weft) and cotton (warp); tapestry weaveOverall: 59.4 x 10.8 x 8.3 cm (23 3/8 x 4 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.526Plain warp-faced cloth, painted: cottonOverall: 25 x 14.5 cm (9 13/16 x 5 11/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, Recuay Culture, 4th Century BC-8th Century AD
1993.242Triple cloth: woolOverall: 8.3 x 33.7 cm (3 1/4 x 13 1/4 in.)Gift of David BernsteinCCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, 12th-15th century
1922.394Tabby weave with supplementary pattern weft; cottonAverage: 9.6 x 71.1 cm (3 3/4 x 28 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Peru, Central Coast, Chancay, 12th-15th century
1977.190Tapestry: cotton and woolOverall: 30 x 20 cm (11 13/16 x 7 7/8 in.)Gift of Scandesign, Inc., ClevelandCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Nasca style
1948.478Embroidery in polychrome wools on cotton foundationAverage: 6.4 x 6.4 cm (2 1/2 x 2 1/2 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Peru, Central Coast?, Lima?, Early Horizon?
1940.496Warp-faced weave: llama woolAverage: 451.9 x 3.2 cm (177 15/16 x 1 1/4 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Peru, North Coast, Chimu Culture, 12th-15th century
1922.392Plain cloth, brocaded; cottonAverage: 50.8 x 34.3 cm (20 x 13 1/2 in.)Dudley P. Allen FundCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Arica culture, or Chile, North Coast, 13th-15th century
1998.52Alpaca woolOverall: 52.5 x 39 cm (20 11/16 x 15 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Peru, South Andes, Tiwanaku style, late 4th-early 5th Century
1996.348Camelid wool; tapestryAverage: 86.5 x 4.7 cm (34 1/16 x 1 7/8 in.)Gift of Steve and Gail Berger in honor of Margaret Young-SanchezCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Wari Culture, Tiwanaku Style, 7th-10th Century
1948.485Wood with carved clay whorlOverall: 22.3 x 2.7 x 2.7 cm (8 3/4 x 1 1/16 x 1 1/16 in.)Gift of John WiseCCCC0
Peru, South Coast, Ica Valley, Ocucaje site, Paracas style
1940.518Warp-faced cloth, painted: cottonOverall: 71 x 29.2 cm (27 15/16 x 11 1/2 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Pre-Columbian, 10th century
1992.367Camelid fiberOverall: 25.5 x 11.5 cm (10 1/16 x 4 1/2 in.)Gift of Al Schroeder and his grandchildrenCCCC0