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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Section from a Tunic

ca. A.D. 1000

Camelid wool; interlocking tapestry weave

88.9 × 53.34 cm (35 × 21 in.)
Gift of Erik Jacobsen
2019.1.44
Geography: 
Andes Mountains
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Andes, Wari-related (Chachapoyas?)
Period: 
11th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Steve Berger, to 2002; Erik Jacobsen Collection, to 2019; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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