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Tassel

A work made of wool (camelid), top: cross-knit looping; band: oblique twill interlacing; bottom: double cloth of double oblique twining.
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  • A work made of wool (camelid), top: cross-knit looping; band: oblique twill interlacing; bottom: double cloth of double oblique twining.

Date:

A.D. 500/900

Artist:

Nazca
Peru, south coast, Probably Nazca Valley

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Nazca

Title

Tassel

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 500 CE–900 CE

Medium

Wool (camelid), top: cross-knit looping; band: oblique twill interlacing; bottom: double cloth of double oblique twining

Dimensions

34.3 × 21.3 cm (13 1/2 × 8 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1794

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