Wari. <em>Headband or Belt?</em>, 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)

Headband or Belt?


Medium: Cotton, camelid fiber

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:600-1000 C.E.

Dimensions: 1 15/16 x 36 5/8 in. (5 x 93 cm)


Accession Number: 43.68

Image: CUR.43.68.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Belt or headband with human and animal figures in gold, green, red and black. Condition: good. 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

Brooklyn Museum