Fragment (Border)

A work made of cotton, plain weave; embroidered with wool (camelid) in stem stitches.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave; embroidered with wool (camelid) in stem stitches.

Date:

100 B.C./A.D. 200

Artist:

Paracas Necropolis
Peru, south coast, Paracas Peninsula

About this artwork

On View

Textiles, Gallery 59

Artist

Paracas Necropolis

Title

Fragment (Border)

Origin

Peru

Date

100 BC–200 AD

Medium

Cotton, plain weave; embroidered with wool (camelid) in stem stitches

Dimensions

39.4 x 20.3 cm (15 1/2 x 8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Alan R. Sawyer

Reference Number

1958.751

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