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Fragment of a border
Fragment of a border
Date:
700 BC–600 BC
Location:
Not on display
Media:
Camelid Fiber; Triplecloth
Dimensions:
43.8 x 10.2 cm (17 1/4 x 4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Chavin
Provenance:

Purportedly collected by the wife of Victor Wolfgang van Hagen (1908-1985), American explorer, archaelogist and anthropologist who traveled throughout South America, including Peru, from 1940-1965

Accession Number:
74.3.13
Acquisition Date:
1974-05-07
Credit Line:

Gift of Noma Copley

Fragment of a border of a garment woven in triplecloth with a pattern of square masks ? in green gold against a dark brown ground. From the Chavinoid period on the South Coast of Peru.

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

No contemporaneous works available.