Paracas & Nasca
     

Nasca Seated Figure Vessel, 1st to 2nd Century

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paracas & Nasca
Presented by: Brooke & Nicolas

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cupisnique style ceramic, Early Horizon.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cupisnique style ceramic, Early Horizon.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Oculate Being, Paracas, Early Intermediate Period.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cerro Colorado shaft tombs, Paracas, Early Horizon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Typical Paracas mummy bundle, Early Horizon- Early Intermediate Period.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paracas Mummies, Early-Horizon to Early-Intermediate Period.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Two Embroidery Techniques:
Linear Style
Block Color Style
Linear Style Textile
Linear Style Textile (detail), Paracas, Early-Intermediate Period.
Block Color Style Textile, Paracas, Early-Intermediate Period, ca. 600 - 100 BCE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Embroidered Funerary Mantle, Block Color Style, Paracas, Paracas, Early Intermediate Period, 100 CE.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Paracas Textile (detail), 100 - 300 CE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Discontinuous Warp and Weft Technique

 

warp = lengthwise threads in a loom

weft = crosswise threads in a loom

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Discontinuous Warp and Weft Textile, Paracas / Early Nasca, Early Intermediate Period.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Early Nasca Vessel, 100 BC to 200 CE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Early Nasca Human Effigy Vessels, 100 BC to 700 CE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Early Nasca Double-Spout-and-Bridge Vessel in the shape of achira (a coastal tuber), Early Intermediate.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nasca Double-Spout-and-Bridge Vessel, Early Intermediate Period.
Nasca Double-Spout-and-Bridge Vessel, 50 - 200 CE.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nasca Middle Ceramic, Early Intermediate Period.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nasca Double-Spout-and-Bridge Vessel with battle scene, Early Intermediate Period.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Geoglyphs

 

 

Hummingbird Line, Nasca, Early Intermediate Period.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spider Line, Nasca, Early Intermediate Period.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Processional

Villagers returning from ceremonies performed at the end of a straight line