Tunic

A work made of cotton and wool (camelid), single interlocking tapestry weave; neck and armholes finished with wool (camelid) in overcast stitches; seams joined with wool (camelid) in darning stitches.
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  • A work made of cotton and wool (camelid), single interlocking tapestry weave; neck and armholes finished with wool (camelid) in overcast stitches; seams joined with wool (camelid) in darning stitches.

Date:

A.D. 600/800

Artist:

Wari
Peru, Probably central or south coast

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Artist

Wari

Title

Tunic

Origin

Peru

Date

600 AD–800 AD

Medium

Cotton and wool (camelid), single interlocking tapestry weave; neck and armholes finished with wool (camelid) in overcast stitches; seams joined with wool (camelid) in darning stitches

Dimensions

109.9 x 119.7 cm (43 1/4 x 47 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1784

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