Brown tunic 1932.16.0138

MOTIF DESCRIPTION

Zoomorphic.  Motif with figure that combines the characteristics of a feline and a snake, represented in abstract from.  Two colours were used for the figure:  blue for the feline and red for the snake.  The motif repeats several times over the brown ground shade of the poncho.  Both the sleeves and neck opening are edged with bands in stripes of blue, red and brown.

MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUE

DATING AND ORIGIN

Intermedio Temprano (300 BCE – 500 CE), Nasca

Facts

Fakta om föremålet
Size 55 cm
Item number 1932.16.0138
Tags
Category Tunic