Band Artist: Unknown

777–379 B.C.

Art of the Ancient Americas

Not on view

Camelid wool; tapestry weave with interlocking wefts at color junctures, crossed-loop edging (reversible)


15 3/8 × 8 5/16 in. (39 × 21.1 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Erik Jacobsen

Accession Number



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Erik Jacobsen Collection, to 2019; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
  • "Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin: Online Supplement (accessed December 1, 2018), 12
  • Vanessa Drake Moraga, Shamans, Supernaturals and Animal Spirits: Mythic Figures from the Ancient Andes, 2 vols. (Larkspur, Calif.: OLOLO Press, 2016),
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Additional information

Object/Work type

accessories, bands (binding components), mythology

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