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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Fragment from a Tunic

ca. A.D. 1000

Camelid wool, cotton; tapestry weave, selvedged on one side with tubular edging

10.16 × 27.94 cm (4 × 11 in.)
Gift of Erik Jacobsen
2019.1.134
Geography: 
Made in Andes Mountains
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Andes, Unidentified regional culture (Chachapoyas?)
Period: 
11th century
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

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