Chancay. <em>Headcloth</em>, 1000–1532. Cotton, 34 3/4 x 30 in. (88.3 x 76.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Collection Fund, 29.1312.26. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.29.1312.26.jpg)

Headcloth

Artist:Chancay

Medium: Cotton

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:1000–1532

Dimensions: 34 3/4 x 30 in. (88.3 x 76.2 cm)

Collections:

Accession Number: 29.1312.26

Image: CUR.29.1312.26.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Head cloth of brown gauze weave with interlocking birds and human figures. Condition: good; some losses. Size: adult. Probable wearer: female or undetermined. Vertical cotton warp. Cotton weft. Cotton embroidery. Knotting (NK). Woven square mesh, embroidered (AR).

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