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Tunic Fragment

A work made of cotton, plain weave; embellished with feathers knotted and attached with cotton in back stitches.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; embellished with feathers knotted and attached with cotton in back stitches.

Date:

A.D. 1470/1532

Artist:

Chimú
Peru, south coast, Possibly Nazca Valley

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Chimú

Title

Tunic Fragment

Place

Peru (Object made in)

Date

Made 1470–1532

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; embellished with feathers knotted and attached with cotton in back stitches

Dimensions

88.9 × 70.2 cm (35 × 27 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1778

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