Medium: Camelid fiber
Dates:100 B.C.E.-100 C.E.
Dimensions: 110 1/4 x 48 13/16 in. (280 x 124 cm)
Museum Location: Brooklyn Museum, BMA, 3MZP12, 11K
Accession Number: 86.224.90
Catalogue Description: Size: adult; probable wearer: male. The plain weave field is made up of a horizontal camelid fiber warp and camelid fiber weft. The border is made of a horizontal camelid fiber warp, camelid fiber weft and embroidery. The mantle consists of a black field with a narrow median band. The wide border represents sixteen double bird figures facing outward with the same image repeated within. The colors employed are dark blue, reddish-purple, dark green, and golden yellow with the fringes made of the same colors.