Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Headband

Date:
12th–15th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Chimú
Medium:
Cotton, camelid hair
Dimensions:
5 x 156 in. (12.7 x 396.24 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.135.2a
Not on view
[John Wise Ltd., New York, until 1959]

"Additions to the collection." The Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art vol. 19 (October 1960), p. 65.

Phillips, J.G. "Peruvian Textiles: A Recent Purchase." The Bulletin of the Metropolitan Museum of Art vol. 19 (December 1960), p.102, fig. 1 (c).

Rowe, Ann P. Costumes and Featherwork of the Lords of Chimor: Textiles from Peru's North Coast. Washington, DC: Textile Museum, 1984, pp. 47, 51, 24-26.



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