Fragments (Border)

A work made of cotton, plain weave with supplementary patterning warps; embroidered with wool (camelid) and cotton in stem stitches; edged with simple looping tabs.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave with supplementary patterning warps; embroidered with wool (camelid) and cotton in stem stitches; edged with simple looping tabs.

Date:

100 B.C./A.D. 200

Artist:

Nazca
Peru, south coast, Nazca Valley, Coyungo

About this artwork

On View

Arts of the Americas, Gallery 59

Artist

Nazca

Title

Fragments (Border)

Origin

Peru

Date

100 AD–200 AD

Medium

Cotton, plain weave with supplementary patterning warps; embroidered with wool (camelid) and cotton in stem stitches; edged with simple looping tabs

Dimensions

a: 27.9 × 12.7 cm (11 × 5 in.) b: 7.6 × 11.4 cm (3 × 4 1/2 in.) c: 4.8 × 5.7 cm (1 7/8 × 2 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1956.408a-c

Extended information about this artwork

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