Mantle, Cotton, camelid hair, Wari

Mantle

Date:
7th–9th century
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Wari
Medium:
Cotton, camelid hair
Dimensions:
W. 70 x H. 70 in. (177.8 x 177.8 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Bequest of Nelson A. Rockefeller, 1979
Accession Number:
1979.206.462
Not on view
Gabriella Passamonti, Lima, Peru, until 1955; Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York, 1955, on loan to The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1956–1978

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Art of Oceania, Africa, and the Americas from the Museum of Primitive Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1969, no. 512.

Frame, Mary. Andean Four-Cornered Hats: Ancient Volumes: From the Collection of Arthur M. Bullowa. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1990, p. 5, fig. 2.

Young-Sanchez, Margaret. Tiwanaku: Ancestors of the Inca. Denver: Denver Art Museum, 2004, p. 160, 197, fig. 6.7.