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Tunic fragments probably from a waistband

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Two tunic fragments, probably from the waistband with design of stepped-diamond motifs in pink, white, black, blue (faded to beige) and gold

Provenance

Collection Rafael Larco Herrera. Purchased by MFA from Dr. Constantino Malinovsky, 259 West Newton Street, Boston, Massachusetts, October 8, 1942.

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund

Incan (Peruvian), Late Horizon, 1476–1534

Object Place

Peru

Dimensions

23.5 x 77 cm (9 1/4 x 30 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

42.489

Medium or Technique

Wool and cotton interlocked tapestry

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes