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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Motif from a Mantle or Hanging

ca. 1300

Cotton, camelid wool; plain weave, embroidery

17.78 × 21.59 cm (7 × 8 1/2 in.)
Gift of Erik Jacobsen
2017.40.5
Geography: 
Made in Peru
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Andes, Chancay
Period: 
Late Intermediate Period
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

David Bernstein, to 1992; Erik Jacobsen Collection, to 2017; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

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.