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Artist
Chimú
Title
Tunic
Date
1100–1450 AD
Medium
Woven red alpaca wool and gilt silver
Dimensions
15 1/4 × 24 1/4 × 2 7/8 in. (38.7 × 61.6 × 7.4 cm)
Credit Line

Gift of Alfred C. Glassell, Jr.

Current Location
The Caroline Wiess Law Building
212M JONES GALLERIES
Accession Number
2001.970
Classification
Ceremonial Objects & Regalia
Provenance

(Sotheby's New York, Nov. 20, 1995, lot 46,); (Possibly lot #29 in Sotheby's Pre-Columbian Art Auction, May 20, 1986. Width is the same, but the height varies by two inches); Alfred C. Glassell, Jr. Collection, Houston; Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 2001, 2001.970