Headband or Belt?
Arts of the Americas
Cotton, camelid fiber
Middle Horizon Period
Henry L. Batterman Fund
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
This item is not on view
Wari. Headband or Belt?, 600-1000. 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)
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