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Border Fragment

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

Date:

100 B.C./A.D. 200

Artist:

Nazca
South coast, Peru

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Nazca

Title

Border Fragment

Place

Peru (Object made in)

Date

Made 100 BCE–200 CE

Medium

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

Dimensions

88.9 × 2.9 cm (35 × 1 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1630

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