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Tunic Fragment

A work made of cotton, plain weave; embellished with feathers knotted and attached with cotton in back stitches.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; embellished with feathers knotted and attached with cotton in back stitches.

Date:

A.D. 1470/1532

Artist:

Chimú
Peru, south coast, Possibly Nazca Valley

About this artwork

Status

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Department

Textiles

Culture

Chimú

Title

Tunic Fragment

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 1470–1532

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; embellished with feathers knotted and attached with cotton in back stitches

Dimensions

88.9 × 70.2 cm (35 × 27 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1778

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