Wari. <em>Textile Fragment, undetermined</em>, 600-1000 C.E. Cotton, camelid fiber, 5 1/2 x 22 7/16 in. (14 x 57 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George D. Pratt, 30.1194. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 30.1194_acetate_bw.jpg)

Textile Fragment, undetermined


Medium: Cotton, camelid fiber

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:600-1000 C.E.

Dimensions: 5 1/2 x 22 7/16 in. (14 x 57 cm)


Accession Number: 30.1194

Image: 30.1194_acetate_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Textile fragment with two red and purple vertical bands with supernatural feline figures and birds in white and framed by thinner patterned bands and a solid green band in the center. Condition: fair; mounted on a support cloth. Size: adult or undetermined. Probable wearer: male or undetermined. Vertical cotton, camelid fiber warp. Cotton, camelid fiber weft. Warp-faced plain weave striped with complementary warp plain weave. Double cloth.

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