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Tassel

A work made of wool (camelid), top: cross-knit looping; band: oblique twill interlacing; bottom: double cloth of double oblique twining.
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  • A work made of wool (camelid), top: cross-knit looping; band: oblique twill interlacing; bottom: double cloth of double oblique twining.

Date:

A.D. 500/900

Artist:

Nazca
Peru, south coast, Probably Nazca Valley

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Culture

Nazca

Title

Tassel

Origin

Peru

Date

Made 500 CE–900 CE

Medium

Wool (camelid), top: cross-knit looping; band: oblique twill interlacing; bottom: double cloth of double oblique twining

Dimensions

34.3 × 21.3 cm (13 1/2 × 8 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Kate S. Buckingham Endowment

Reference Number

1955.1794

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