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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Border

100 B.C.–A.D. 100

Camelid wool, cotton; plain weave, stem-stitch embroidery (color-block style)

45.72 × 6.35 cm (18 × 2 1/2 in.)
Gift of Erik Jacobsen
2019.1.83
Geography: 
Andes Mountains
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Andes, Paracas culture
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Erik Jacobsen Collection
Ex-Collection:Sir Leigh Ashton, Director of the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1940s.

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