Loincloth

Date:
12th–15th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Chimú
Medium:
Cotton, camelid hair
Dimensions:
40 3/4 x 168 in. (103.51 x 426.72 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1959
Accession Number:
59.135.2c
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.

Rowe, Ann P. Costumes and Featherwork of the Lords of Chimor: Textiles from Peru's North Coast. Washington, DC: Textile Museum, 1984, no. 25, p. 51.