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Art of the Ancient Americas
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Artist: Unknown

Fragment from a Checkerboard Tunic

1470–1532

Camelid wool, cotton; interlocking tapestry weave

17.78 × 11.43 cm (7 × 4 1/2 in.)
Gift of Erik Jacobsen
2019.1.53
Geography: 
Geography Andes Mountains
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Andes, Inka
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

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.