Tassels

A work made of wool (camelid), oblique interlinked and interlaced warp (sprang); crossknit looping over folded unworked warps; sides joined with wool (camelid) in overcast stitch.
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  • A work made of wool (camelid), oblique interlinked and interlaced warp (sprang); crossknit looping over folded unworked warps; sides joined with wool (camelid) in overcast stitch.

Date:

A.D. 500/900

Artist:

Nazca
Peru, south coast, Possibly Nazca Valley

About this artwork

On View

Arts of the Americas, Gallery 59

Artist

Nazca

Title

Tassels

Origin

Peru

Date

500 AD–900 AD

Medium

Wool (camelid), oblique interlinked and interlaced warp (sprang); crossknit looping over folded unworked warps; sides joined with wool (camelid) in overcast stitch

Dimensions

36.8 x 24.1 cm (14 1/2 x 9 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1793a

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