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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Band

A.D. 100–400

Camelid wool; tapesstry weave with paired warps

19.69 × 3.39 cm (7 3/4 × 1 5/16 in.)
Gift of Erik Jacobsen
2019.1.22
Geography: 
Andes Mountains
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Andes, Pukara Style
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Andres Moraga, to 1995; Erik Jacobsen Collection, to 2019; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Vanessa Drake Moraga, Shamans, Supernaturals and Animal Spirits: Mythic Figures from the Ancient Andes, 2 vols. (Larkspur, Calif.: OLOLO Press, 2016), 9 , 30–1, no. 142.

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