Tunic with Crescent Headdress Figures, Camelid hair, cotton, Chimú

Tunic with Crescent Headdress Figures

Date:
12th–15th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Chimú
Medium:
Camelid hair, cotton
Dimensions:
H. 22 x W. 39 3/4 in. (55.9 x 101 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.590
Not on view
[Guillermo Salazar, New York, by 1957]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1957, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1957–1978

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. 516.

Rowe, Ann P. Costumes and Featherwork of the Lords of Chimor: Textiles from Peru's North Coast. Washington, DC: Textile Museum, 1984, no. 128, p. 134.