Coastal Wari (attrib by Nobuko Kajatani, 1993). <em>Mantle, Fragment</em>, 600–1000. Cotton, camelid fiber, 7 5/16 × 11 3/8 in. (18.6 × 28.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Ernest Erickson, 70.177.53. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.70.177.53.jpg)

Mantle, Fragment

Artist:Coastal WariWariMiddle Horizon

Medium: Cotton, camelid fiber

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Dimensions: 7 5/16 × 11 3/8 in. (18.6 × 28.9 cm)


Accession Number: 70.177.53

Image: CUR.70.177.53.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Textile fragment, probably from a mantle, with a band of staff beings in beige, blue-black, and green on a red plain weave ground. Condition: fair. Size: adult. Probable wearer: male or undetermined. Vertical cotton warp. Camelid fiber weft. Border: weft-faced plain weave. Complementary wefts, discontinuous, plain weave (NK). Complementary weft patterned (AR).

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