Headband

Peruvian
Middle Horizon or later
A.D. 500–1000 (?)


Object Place: Peru

Dimensions

16 x 30.5 cm (6 5/16 x 12 in.) Circumference: 61 cm (24 in.)

Accession Number

24.333

Medium or Technique

Fiber oblique interlacing (tubular form)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Toquilla (?) fiber braided in design of horizontal and vertical stripes.

Provenance

MFA purchase from Mr. Walter Wyman, 44 West 44th Street, New York, New York, June 5, 1924

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund