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Figurine

Object Number:60-25-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Late Chancay
Provenience: Peru
Chancay Valley
Culture Area: Andean
Date Made: 1000-1476 CE
Early Date: 1000
Late Date: 1476
Section:American
Materials:Wool
Cotton
Reed (plant)
Iconography:Weaver
Woman
Height: 45.72 cm
Length: 31.75 cm
Width: 22.86 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Rosemary Albrecht, 1960

Description

Figure of woman seated on pillow facing an A-frame loom suspended from a tree on the top of which is a bird's nest with fledging.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

South American Gallery (1955 - 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

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