Nazca Line Spider

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Kim Martins
by Colegota
published on 03 June 2019

A geoglyph showing the Nazca Line Spider. 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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Colegota, . (2019, June 03). Nazca Line Spider. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from

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Colegota, . "Nazca Line Spider." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 03, 2019.

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Colegota, . "Nazca Line Spider." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 03 Jun 2019. Web. 07 Feb 2023.