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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Textile Figurines

1100–1476

Camelid wool, cotton; cross-knot looping, embroidery, applied unspun fiber.

Various dimensions: 17.78 cm (7 in.)
Gift of Erik Jacobsen
2019.1.164a-e
Geography: 
Central Andes, Peru
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Central Andes, Central or North Coast, Chimú
Period: 
Late Intermediate Period
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

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.