Miniature Dress, Cotton, feathers, Ica

Miniature Dress

Date:
12th–13th century
Geography:
Peru, Ica Valley
Culture:
Ica
Medium:
Cotton, feathers
Dimensions:
H.: 8 3/8 x W. 8 1/8 in. (21.3 x 20.6 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Featherwork
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.636
Not on view
[Louis Slavitz, New York, until 1957]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1957–1978

King, Heidi. Peruvian Featherworks: Art of the Precolumbian Era. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012.

Giuntini, Christine. "When Feathers Were the Treasures of the Rainforest." In Now at The Met. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2017, https://www.metmuseum.org/blogs/now-at-the-met/2018/golden-kingdoms-featherworks.