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Complete tunic of heavy coarse cotton, all-over design of lozenges enclosing alternately a conventionalized bird motif and a stepped pyramid medallion painted in red-brown, medium brown, dark brown, deep brownish-cream, and ivory (original color of fabric); large brown lozenge as yoke around...

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Provenance

Purchased by MFA from Mr. Roland Terry, 9800 Bayard Avenue, Seattle, Washington, June 12, 1947.

Credit Line

William Francis Warden Fund

Inca-related coastal culture, Late Horizon, 1438–1534

Object Place

Peru

Dimensions

103.8 x 101 cm (40 7/8 x 39 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.1095

Medium or Technique

Cotton plain weave, pigmented

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes