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

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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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