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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Panel from a Tunic?

A.D. 750–1000

Camelid wool, cotton; interlocking and slit tapestry weave

15.88 × 15.88 cm (6 1/4 × 6 1/4 in.)
Gift of Erik Jacobsen
2019.1.150
Geography: 
Andes Mountains
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Andes, Moche-Wari culture, Huarmey Vallery?
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

Bibliography: 

Ferdinand Anton, Altindianische Textilkunst aus Peru (Leipzig, Germany: Seeman Verlag, 1984), fig. 101.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.