Arts of the Americas
Feathers, bast fiber, cotton
Middle Horizon Period
5 × 3/4 × 7 in. (12.7 × 1.9 × 17.8 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Kay Hodnett Nunez
Fan of beige, blue and red feathers attached to a handle of beige plant fibers (bast).
Size: undetermined. Probable wearer: undetermined. Bird feathers secured to bast fibers slightly braided and held together by cotton thread.
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Coastal Wari. Fan, 600-1000. Feathers, bast fiber, cotton, 5 × 3/4 × 7 in. (12.7 × 1.9 × 17.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Kay Hodnett Nunez, 1995.47.87. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.1995.47.87.jpg)
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