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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Ceremonial Bag

A.D. 650–800

Camelid wool with natural pigments; tapestry weave

30.48 × 35.56 cm (12 × 14 in.)
Gift of Erik Jacobsen
2019.1.114
Geography: 
Central Andes, Peru
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Central Andes, South Coast, Nasca-Wari
Period: 
7th–9th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

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