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Headband

A work made of cotton and wool (camelid), bands of single interlocking tapestry weave, plain weave, and two-color complementary weft weave; attached cotton tassels.
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  • A work made of cotton and wool (camelid), bands of single interlocking tapestry weave, plain weave, and two-color complementary weft weave; attached cotton tassels.

Date:

A.D. 600/900

Artist:

Wari
Probably central or south coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Wari

Title

Headband

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 600 CE–900 CE

Medium

Cotton and wool (camelid), bands of single interlocking tapestry weave, plain weave, and two-color complementary weft weave; attached cotton tassels

Dimensions

13.0 × 23.7 cm (5 1/8 × 9 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1618

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