Band or Border Artist: Unknown

200–50 B.C.

Art of the Ancient Americas

Not on view
Medium

Camelid wool; tapestry weave with interlocking wefts at color juncture, (reversible)

Dimensions

14 1/2 × 3 1/2 in. (36.83 × 8.89 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Erik Jacobsen

Accession Number

2017.40.15

Geography
Culture
Period

Early Intermediate Period

Classification
Disclaimer

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Provenance

Provenance

Erik Jacobsen Collection, to 2017; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
Bibliography
  • "Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (December 1, 2017), 13
  • 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

borders (ornament areas), human figures (visual works)

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