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|Collection:||Antiquities - South American|
|Date:||AD 1000 - AD 1400|
|Maker:||Chancay people - View history|
This doll is made of sticks and spindles with pink wool wound around them. Her tunic is made of wool and cotton. Her face was woven separately on a minature loom and her hair is alpaca wool with natural hair twisted into it. Most dolls like this have been found in graves so they were probably intended to serve the dead rather than being toys.
|Production Period:||Late Horizon|
|Place of Origin:||Peru|
|Place of Excavation:||Central Coast, Peru|