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Sleeved tunic

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Body of shirt, brown cotton, ornamental borders of tapestry across bottom and ends of sleeves woven with crimson, pink, three shades of yellow, and very dark brown wool, in design of step-sided chevrons terminating in conventional birds.

Provenance

Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, 1878

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W. Hooper

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

Object Place

Central Coast, Peru

Dimensions

33.7 x 146.3 cm (13 1/4 x 57 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

78.67

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave; slit tapestry (borders)

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes