Dumbarton Oaks Wari Silk Scarf
Wari weavers produced some of the most striking works of Andean art. They used a complex system of iconographic rules that played with anthropomorphic, zoomorphic and geometric motifs, expanding and contracting shapes to the point where pattern takes precedence over recognizable form.
Fabric: Silk Chiffon
Size: 76” x 21”
Wari Middle Horizon
33.34 cm x 16.51 cm (13 1/8 in. x 6 1/2 in.)