Sleeved tunic

Peruvian, Chancay Period
Late Intermediate Period
A.D. 1000–1476


Object Place: Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

31 x 133.5 cm (12 3/16 x 52 9/16 in.); Legacy dimension: .315 x 1.041

Accession Number

78.68

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, painted

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Brown cotton painted in darker brown, in design of zig-zag stripes enclosed in triangles, the stripes formed of birds, and fret motives, straight stripes across ends of sleeves.

Provenance

Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, 1878

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W. Hooper