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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Weaving Basket with Tools

1000–1470

Reed, camelid wool, cotton, metal, and pigment

7.62 × 14.61 × 33.66 cm (3 × 5 3/4 × 13 1/4 in.)
Gift of Dicey Taylor, Ph.D. 1983, and Justin Kerr
2018.45.166
Geography: 
Made in Central Andes, Peru
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Central Andes, Central Coast, Pachacamac or Chancay
Period: 
Late Intermediate Period
Classification: 
Containers - Baskets
Provenance: 

Ex-collection: Justin and Barbara Kerr

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2018.pdf (accessed December 1, 2018).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.