Miniature tunic

Peruvian (Rimac)
Late Intermediate
A.D. 1000–1476


Object Place: Peru, Central Coast

Dimensions

15 x 12 cm (5 7/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

78.97

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave with supplementary weft patterning

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Body of a miniature tunic, brown cotton, across bottom band of geometric ornament, woven with two shades of dark brown wool, and light blue and stained white cotton.

Provenance

Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, December 1, 1878.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W. Hooper