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Army tunic

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Artist Unknown

Date

about 1890

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G236
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Army tunic: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Textiles, Costume (Do Not Use) | Cotton, wool
Size: 38 3/4 x 53 1/2 in. (98.43 x 135.89 cm)
Creation Place: Africa, Sudan, East Africa region
Culture: Mahdi State, Africa, Sudan, East Africa region
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: long sleeves; bell-shaped hemline; tan ground fabric; dark blue rectangular patches on sleeves, two on front, two on back, and one on each side; tan and brown organic shaped patches on sleeve hems and sides of body; organically-shaped pocket on each side
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The Mary Ruth Weisel Endowment for Africa, Oceania, and the Americas
Accession Number: 2011.48
Artist: Artist Unknown, French, 1485 - about 1556
Role: Artist
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1485 - about 1556
Added to Site: October 4, 2011