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Feathered Tabard

Date:
13th–14th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Inca
Medium:
Cotton, feathers
Dimensions:
w. 49 x H. 44 1/2 in. (124.5 x 113 cm)
Classification:
Feathers-Costumes
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Gift of John Wise, 1956
Accession Number:
1978.412.20
Not on view
[John Wise Ltd., New York, until 1956]; Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

Jones, Julie. Art of Empire:The Inca of Peru. New York: Museum of Primitive Art, 1964, fig. 72.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 533.

de Lavalle, José Antonio. Coleccion Arte y Tesoros del Peru: Nazca. Lima: Banco de Credito del Peru, 1986.

King, Heidi. Peruvian Featherworks: Art of the Precolumbian Era. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012, pp. 110-111, Pl. 4.

Pillsbury, Joanne. "The Pan-American: Nelson Rockefeller and the Arts of Ancient Latin America." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin Vol. 72 (2014), p. 23.

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