Tabs from a Tie or Sash Artist: Unknown

A.D. 800–1000

Art of the Ancient Americas

Not on view


Camelid wool, cotton; tapestry weave, plain weave


each joined tab: 3.81 × 3.81 cm (1 1/2 × 1 1/2 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Erik Jacobsen

Accession Number



Middle Horizon


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Erik Jacobsen Collection, to 2017; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
  • "Acquisitions July 1, 2016–June 30, 2017," (accessed December 1, 2017).
  • Gary Urton, At the Crossroads of the Earth and Sky: An Andean Cosmology (Austin, Tex.: University of Texas Press, 1981), 170–71.
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Additional information

Object/Work type

accessories, animal art, fragments, scarves (costume accessories), tabs

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