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Pre-Columbian Tie-Dye Textile

Auction:
2506
Lot:
164
Sold for:
$5,333$4,500

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Pre-Columbian Tie-Dye Textile, Nazca, Peru, c. 500-1000 A.D., a cushma with overall patchwork design of alternating rectangles, each tie-dyed with diamond-shaped devices, woven in wool, (some damage), 75 x 51 in.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Keywords

Nazca, Dyes, Fashion, Textile, Textile arts, Wool

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