Great Small Textiles

Amidst the full Pre-Columbian Tunics and Mantles that we often feature in the gallery, it’s easy to forget that some of the oldest, finest and most colorful Peruvian weavings are quite small. Despite their size however, these amazing pieces retain the presence and potency of the great cultures that wove them.

nasca sihuas mummy mask human hair    sihuas occular being panel     nasca fringed mantle