Arts of the Americas
Cotton, camelid fiber
Middle Horizon Period
Gift of Adelaide Goan
Tapestry weave fragment from a tunic, very finely woven, with designs of animal? heads in profile and stepped-frets. Colors are red, pink, yellow, green, beige and black.
Size: adult. Probable wearer: male. Horizontal cotton warp. Camelid fiber weft. Tapestry weave with interlocking (reversible).
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Wari. Tunic, Fragment, 600-1000. Cotton, camelid fiber, 4 3/4 × 9 1/2 in. (12.1 × 24.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Adelaide Goan, 67.159.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.67.159.1_detail.jpg)
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