Nasca-Wari. <em>Tunic, Fragment</em>, 600–850. Camelid fiber, 14 X 15 3/8 in. (35.5 X 39.0 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George D. Pratt, 30.1211. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.30.1211_detail.jpg)

Tunic, Fragment


Medium: Camelid fiber

Geograhical Locations:


Dimensions: 14 X 15 3/8 in. (35.5 X 39.0 cm)


Accession Number: 30.1211

Image: CUR.30.1211_detail.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Size: undetermined or adult. Probable wearer: undetermined or male. Vertical camelid fiber warp. Camelid fiber weft. Tapestry weave with interlocked juncture, a feature typical of Wari influence. Figures of what appear to be deer are represented alternating with rows of snake-like images.

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