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Tunic fragment (lower border)

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Ground: brown cotton. Design: geometric figures worked with yellow wool outlined with black, and black outlined with blue, on a pink wool ground.

Provenance

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes to MFA, 1930

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Jackson Holmes

Peruvian, Middle Horizon, Phase 1, Nasca 9, A.D. 500–800

Object Place

Nasca area, South Coast, Peru

Dimensions

Height x width: 19 5/16 x 1 15/16 in. (49 x 5 cm)

Accession Number

30.244

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool plain weave with embroidery

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes