Inca. <em>Anacu or Acsu (Woman's Dress)</em>, late 16th century. Camelid fiber and cotton with embroidered edge-stitching: Wool (camelid) weft-faced plain weave with cotton warps with bands of tapestry (single-locking junctures) and embroidered edge-stitching, 56 x 67 1/2 in. (142.2 x 171.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. John H. Finney, 36.760. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 36.760_SL3.jpg)

Anacu or Acsu (Woman's Dress)

Artist:Inca

Medium: Camelid fiber and cotton with embroidered edge-stitching: Wool (camelid) weft-faced plain weave with cotton warps with bands of tapestry (single-locking junctures) and embroidered edge-stitching

Dates:late 16th century

Dimensions: 56 x 67 1/2 in. (142.2 x 171.5 cm)

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Accession Number: 36.760

Image: 36.760_SL3.jpg,

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