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

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Artist

Wari

Title

Headband

Origin

Peru

Date

600 AD–900 AD

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 x 23.7 cm (5 1/8 x 9 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1618

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