Fragment (Border)

A work made of cotton, plain weave; embroidered with wool (camelid) in cross-knit loop stitches; extensions in buttonhole stitches overworked with cross-knit loop stitches.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; embroidered with wool (camelid) in cross-knit loop stitches; extensions in buttonhole stitches overworked with cross-knit loop stitches.

Date:

100 B.C./A.D. 200

Artist:

Nazca
Peru, south coast, Nazca Valley, Coyungo

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Culture

Nazca

Title

Fragment (Border)

Origin

Peru

Date

100 BC–200 AD

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; embroidered with wool (camelid) in cross-knit loop stitches; extensions in buttonhole stitches overworked with cross-knit loop stitches

Dimensions

11.4 × 6.7 cm (4 1/2 × 2 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1956.405

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