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Border Fragment

Date:
3rd–2nd century B.C.
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Nasca
Medium:
Camelid hair, cotton
Dimensions:
H x W: 5 1/2 x 100 in. (14 x 254 cm)
Classification:
Textiles-Woven
Credit Line:
The Michael C. Rockefeller Memorial Collection, Purchase, Nelson A. Rockefeller Gift, 1961
Accession Number:
1978.412.78
Not on view
Guillermo Salazar, New York, until 1961; The Museum of Primitive Art, New York, 1961–1978

Dwyer, Jane. "Chronology and Iconography of Late Paracas and Early Nasca Textile Designs." PhD diss., University of California, Berkeley, 1971.

de Lavalle, José Antonio, and Werner Lang. Culturas Precolombinas: Paracas. Colección Arte y tesoros del Perú. Lima: Banco de Credito del Peru, 1983.



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