Textile or Mantle Fragment
Arts of the Americas
Early Intermediate Period
10 7/16 × 12 3/16 in. (26.5 × 31 cm) (show scale)
Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc.
Textile fragment consisting of three embroidered birds with whiskers in blue, yellow, green, red, and beige on an olive green plain weave fabric.
Size: undetermined or adult. Probable wearer: undetermined or male. Vertical camelid fiber warp. Camelid fiber weft. Camelid fiber embroidery. Plain weave. Iconography: birds with animal-like heads. (AR)
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Paracas. Textile or Mantle Fragment, 200-600. Camelid fiber, 10 7/16 × 12 3/16 in. (26.5 × 31 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Ernest Erickson Foundation, Inc., 86.224.96. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 86.224.96_bw_acetate.jpg)
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