Shaped bag

DATE:
1400–1550
MATERIAL AND TECHNIQUE:
Cotton and camelid fiber
CLASSIFICATION:
Textiles
DIMENSIONS:
Without Tassels: 12 1/4 x 9 1/2 in. (31.12 x 24.13 cm) Including Tassels: 14 3/4 x 10 1/2 in. (37.47 x 26.67 cm)
DEPARTMENT:
Arts of the Americas
LOCATION:
Not On View
CREDIT LINE:
Dallas Museum of Art, the Nora and John Wise Collection, bequest of Nora Wise
OBJECT NUMBER:
1989.W.2479

General Description

This net bag with wide zigzag and nested block diamonds represents a distinctive pattern common to tunics and mantles.

Adapted from

Kimberly L. Jones, PhD, Inca: Conquests of the Andes / Los Incas y las conquistas de los Andes, Label text [1989.W.2390; 1989.W.2429; 1989.W.2256; 1989.W.2418; 1989.W.2479], 2015.