camisa (Shirt)

About this object

History of use

This shirt was probably for everyday wear. This type of shirt is woven in the Vilcanote-Urumbamba areas.

Cultural context

worn by a man

Physical description

Shirt of unbleached medium weight cotton in smock design. Fold over collar; slashed and yoked neckline; long sleeves pleated into cuffs. The back is longer then the front.