Fragment of fabric with decoration of pairs of stylized birds

Frammento di tessuto con decorazione di coppie di uccellini stilizzati

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Cotton and camelid fibre

Provenance:

Central andes IX sec A.D. (Nasca Tardo)

Tapestry (sewn and not sewn cuttings, non-horizontal wefts) and bouclé, double-face embroidery, funeral goods
C.A. 1491, Purchase Schmidt y Pizarro,1938