Fragment (Border)

A work made of cotton, plain weave band; embroidered with cotton and wool (camelid) in stem and cross-knit loop stitches; edged with cross-knit looping tabs.
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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave band; embroidered with cotton and wool (camelid) in stem and cross-knit loop stitches; edged with cross-knit looping tabs.

Date:

100 B.C./A.D. 200

Artist:

Nazca
Peru, south coast, Nazca Valley, Coyung

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Culture

Nazca

Title

Fragment (Border)

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 100 BC–200 AD

Medium

Cotton, plain weave band; embroidered with cotton and wool (camelid) in stem and cross-knit loop stitches; edged with cross-knit looping tabs

Dimensions

5.4 × 183.5 cm (2 1/8 × 72 1/4 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1956.1267.2

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