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Cotton, plain weave; embroidered with wool (camelid) in cross-knit loop stitches; extensions in buttonhole stitches overworked with cross-knit loop stitches
11.4 × 6.7 cm (4 1/2 × 2 5/8 in.)
Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland
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Alan R. Sawyer, Early Nasca Needlework (London: Laurence King Publishing, 1997), 149, color figs. 119 and 120.
Art Institute of Chicago, Department of African and Amerindian Art, Oct 31-Nov. 23, 2005.
Pablo Soldi, Ica, Peru, by 1956 [sent care of Rudolfo Byrne, Brooklyn, NY; incoming Receipt RX1914 dated June 14, 1956 in curatorial file]; sold to the Art Institute of Chicago, 1956.
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