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Headcloth

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Openwork headcloth with diamond pattern feline-snake motifs.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot to MFA, June 6, 1960.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot

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

Object Place

Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

81.3 x 114.3 cm (32 x 45 in.) (detail shown)

Accession Number

60.1134

Medium or Technique

Cotton embroidered square mesh openwork

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes