Tunic fragment (lower border)

Peruvian
Middle Horizon, Phase 1, Nasca 9
A.D. 500–800


Object Place: Peru, Nasca area, South Coast

Dimensions

Height x width: 19 5/16 x 1 15/16 in. (49 x 5 cm)

Accession Number

30.244

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave with embroidery

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Ground: brown cotton. Design: geometric figures worked with yellow wool outlined with black, and black outlined with blue, on a pink wool ground.

Provenance

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes to MFA, 1930

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes