Female Effigy Artist: Unknown

A.D. 100–300

Art of the Ancient Americas

Not on view

Medium

Cotton, camelid wool, plant materials, parrot feathers, human hair, stone, bone tooth; plain weave, embroidering, looping, assemblage

Dimensions

10.16 × 3.81 cm (4 × 1 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Erik Jacobsen

Accession Number

2017.40.30

Geography
Period

Early Intermediate Period

Classification
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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," https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2017.pdf (accessed December 1, 2017).

Object copyright
Additional information

Object/Work type

ceremonial objects, human figures (visual works), icons

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