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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Panel from a Tunic

1000–1470

Camelid wool, cotton; interlocking and slit tapestry weave.

21.59 × 19.05 cm (8 1/2 × 7 1/2 in.)
Gift of Erik Jacobsen
2019.1.24
Geography: 
Central Andes, Peru
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Central Andes, Huarmey Valley or North Coast, Moche or Wari
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

Bibliography: 

Rebecca Stone-Miller, The Ancient Americas: Art from Sacred Landscapes, ed. Richard F. Townsend, exh. cat. (Chicago: Art Institute of Chicago, 1992), no. 60.

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