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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Fragment from a Tunic

A.D. 800–1000

Camelid wool, cotton; interlocking and slit tapestry weave

22.86 × 27.94 cm (9 × 11 in.)
Gift of Erik Jacobsen
2019.1.136
Geography: 
Made in Central Andes, Peru
Culture: 
Central Andes, Huarmey Valley (?), Wari
Period: 
Middle Horizon
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

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