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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Medallion from a Garment?

1000–1476

Camelid wool, tapestry weave

16.51 × 12.7 cm (6 1/2 × 5 in.)
Gift of Erik Jacobsen
2019.1.205
Geography: 
Central Andes, Peru
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Central Andes, North Coast, Chimú
Period: 
Late Intermediate Period
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

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