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Tassel

A work made of wool (camelid), plain weave with complementary patterning warp double cloth; five sections joined; cross-knit looping over folded unworked warps; integrated oblique interlacing border; attached tubular plain weave with supplementary warp-float patterning strap.
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  • A work made of wool (camelid), plain weave with complementary patterning warp double cloth; five sections joined; cross-knit looping over folded unworked warps; integrated oblique interlacing border; attached tubular plain weave with supplementary warp-float patterning strap.

Date:

500/900

Artist:

Nazca
South coast, Peru

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Culture

Nazca

Title

Tassel

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 500 CE–900 CE

Medium

Wool (camelid), plain weave with complementary patterning warp double cloth; five sections joined; cross-knit looping over folded unworked warps; integrated oblique interlacing border; attached tubular plain weave with supplementary warp-float patterning strap

Dimensions

5.2.7 × 19.4 cm (20 3/4 × 7 5/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1792b

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