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Object Number:SA3586
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Proto-Nasca
Provenience: Peru
Culture Area: Andean
Section:American
Materials:Wool
Technique:Polychrome
Embroidered
Iconography:Human Figures
Length: 12.7 cm
Width: 266.7 cm
Credit Line:Peruvian Expedition, William C. Farabee, 1923

Description

Embroidered border with a design of human figures on brown ground. One figure wears a feather headdress and holds a staff with animated feathers in one hand and a small, curved fan in the other.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Gift of Birds: The Featherwork of Native South American Peoples (16 Nov 1991 - 28 May 1994) View Objects in Exhibition

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