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Border Fragment

A work made of cotton, plain weave band; embroidered with wool (camelid) in cross-knit loop stitch; edged with cross-knit looping tabs.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave band; embroidered with wool (camelid) in cross-knit loop stitch; edged with cross-knit looping tabs.

Date:

100 B.C./A.D. 200

Artist:

Nazca
South coast, Peru

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Culture

Nazca

Title

Border Fragment

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 100 BCE–200 CE

Medium

Cotton, plain weave band; embroidered with wool (camelid) in cross-knit loop stitch; edged with cross-knit looping tabs

Dimensions

88.9 × 2.9 cm (35 × 1 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1630

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