Headband or Belt?
Arts of the Americas
Cotton, camelid fiber
Middle Horizon Period
This item is not on view
Henry L. Batterman Fund
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Wari. Headband or Belt?, 600-1000 C.E. Cotton, camelid fiber, 1 15/16 x 36 5/8 in. (5 x 93 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Henry L. Batterman Fund, 43.68. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.43.68.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2015
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Belt or headband with human and animal figures in gold, green, red and black.
Size: adult. Probable wearer: male or undetermined. Vertical, camelid fiber warp. Cotton weft. 1 weft double cloth with 4 colors (NK). Warp-faced double cloth (AR).
Design: Wari-derived staff-bearing figure, Wari-derived animal figures
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