Object Place: Peru, Central Coast
89 x 76.5 cm (35 1/16 x 30 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Cotton and wool plain weave; complementary weft with outlining and discontinuous weft substituting (lower border)
Not On View
The body of the tunic is light brown cotton cloth. Around the bottom is an ornamental band crossed by diagonal stripes bearing conventionalized bird motifs and geometric figures bearing, woven with yellow, pale yellow, crimson, brown, dark brown, and violet wool, and white cotton.
Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes to MFA, 1930
Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes