Fragment of headband or hat

Peruvian (Wari-related)
Middle Horizon
A.D. 500–800


Object Place: Peru

Dimensions

7 x 5 cm (2 3/4 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

09.128

Medium or Technique

Cotton and wool larkshead knotted ground with supplimentary pile

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Pile: dark brown reddish brown and yellow wool. Ground fabric, which appears to be knitted: heavy brown cotton. Design: geometric figures in brown and yellow.

Provenance

Gift of Denman Waldo Ross to MFA, 1909

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection