Arts of the Americas
Middle Horizon Period
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Wari. Hat, 600-1000 C.E. Camelid fiber, 4 5/16 x 6 5/16in. (11 x 16cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Eugene Schaefer, 36.402. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.36.402_view4.jpg)
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Four-cornered hat probably worn by an adult male and constructed of camelid fiber knotting with inserted pile which has been cut. Decorated with images of winged supernatural beings, and a tassel on each corner.
Size: adult. Probable wearer: male. Camelid fiber knotting with inserted pile, cut.
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