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Unfinished Mantle

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

Date:

100 B.C./A.D. 200

Artist:

Paracas
Possibly Ica or Nazca Valley, south coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Paracas

Title

Unfinished Mantle

Place

Peru (Object made in)

Date

Made 100 BCE–200 CE

Medium

Wool (camelid), plain weave; embroidered in overcast and stem stitches; edged with cross-knit loop stitches.

Dimensions

210.8 × 122.9 cm (83 × 48 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Mrs. Chauncey B. Borland

Reference Number

1958.295

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