Nazca Line Cactus

Illustration

Mark Cartwright
by Tobias Lange
published on 10 March 2014
Nazca Line Cactus

A Nazca geoglyph depicting a cactus. The designs and lines created on the desert floor of southern Peru are known collectively as the 'Nazca Lines' and were made over several centuries between 200 BCE and 500 CE. Their exact purpose is not known.

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Lange, T. (2014, March 10). Nazca Line Cactus. Ancient History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.ancient.eu/image/2367/

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Lange, Tobias. "Nazca Line Cactus." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Last modified March 10, 2014. https://www.ancient.eu/image/2367/.

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Lange, Tobias. "Nazca Line Cactus." Ancient History Encyclopedia. Ancient History Encyclopedia, 10 Mar 2014. Web. 21 Aug 2019.

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