Child's tunic

Peruvian (North Coast, Chimu Culture)
Late Intermediate Period
1000–1476


Object Place: Chimu Culture, North Coast, Peru

Dimensions

43.3 x 66 cm (17 1/16 x 26 in.)

Accession Number

1993.1024

Medium or Technique

Cotton, camelid fibers; gauze weave with supplementary weft patterning; tapestry woven borders with fringe

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cotton and camelid fibers; gauze weave with supplementary weft patterning; tapestry woven borders with fringe. Condition: good.

Provenance

March, 1992, sold by John Davis (dealer) to David and Maria Paly, Gig Harbor, WA; 1993, year-end gift of David and Maria Paly to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 26, 1994)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. David and Maria Paly