Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Feathered Hanging

Date:
7th–9th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Wari
Medium:
Feathers on cotton, camelid hair
Dimensions:
H. 27 1/4 x W. 84 in. (69.2 x 213.4 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Featherwork
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.475
Not on view
[Louis Slavitz, New York, until 1956]; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1956, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, 514.

King, Heidi. Peruvian Featherworks: Art of the Precolumbian Era. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2012, p. 29, 18a,b (top).



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