Weaver with Back-Strap Loom and Birds Artist: Unknown

A.D. 600–900

Art of the Ancient Americas

On view, 1st floor, Art of the Ancient Americas

Ceramic with pigment


5 1/4 × 2 13/16 × 5 3/4 in. (13.34 × 7.09 × 14.63 cm)

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Gift of Justin Kerr in memory of Barbara Kerr, 2016

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Late Classic Period


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May 2 to June 29, 1975, Lent to Princeton University
Purchased from Edwin Merrin Gallery, June 5, 1972 (reciept from Merrin Gallery in file)
Collection of Justin Kerr
  • "Acquisitions July 1, 2015–June 30, 2016," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin: Online Supplement (accessed December 1, 2016), 13
  • Mary E. Miller, Jaina Figurines, exh. cat. (Princeton, N.J.: Princeton University Art Museum, 1975), 32–44, fig. 10
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