Cotton and wool (camelid), slit and single interlocking tapestry weave with eccentric wefts
30.5 × 20.6 cm (12 × 8 1/8 in.)
Kate S. Buckingham Endowment
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The Art Institute of Chicago, Department of Africa, Oceania, and the Americas, May 12-August 7, 1987
Eduard Gaffron (1861–1931), Lima, Peru, from 1892 to 1912, then Berlin, from [History of the Department report (Joanne Behrens, 1985) and correspondence in curatorial file]; by descent to his children Mercedes Gaffron, Berlin then Durham S.C. and Hans Gaffron (1902–1979), Berlin then Chicago [correspondence and documentation of the Gaffron Collection in curatorial file]; sold to the Art Institute, 1955.
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