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Miniature tunic

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Body of a miniature tunic, brown cotton, across bottom band of geometric ornament, woven with two shades of dark brown wool, and light blue and stained white cotton.

Provenance

Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, December 1, 1878.

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W. Hooper

Peruvian (Rimac), Late Intermediate, A.D. 1000–1476

Object Place

Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

15 x 12 cm (5 7/8 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

78.97

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave with supplementary weft patterning

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes