Artist:Nasca-WariEarly IntermediateMiddle Horizon
Medium: Camelid fiber
Dimensions: 21 1/4 x 14 3/16in. (54 x 36cm)
Accession Number: 86.224.28
Catalogue Description: Size: adult. Probable wearer: male. Vertical camelid fiber warp. Camelid fiber weft. Camelid fiber repair at shoulder. Tapestry weave with interlocked, occasionally dovetailed weft junctures. Backstrap loom woven. Fringe: camelid fiber separately woven with 2 warps. Ends are looped; sewn onto the unku. The design is of two opposed abstracted animals, possibly felines, executed in red, orange and blue colors. Condition: Good.