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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Textile with Animal Motif

1200–1400

Camelid wool; cross-knit looping, fringed

21.59 × 11.43 cm (8 1/2 × 4 1/2 in.)
Gift of Erik Jacobsen
2019.1.215
Geography: 
Made in Central Andes, Peru
Culture: 
Central Andes, Chimú
Period: 
Late Intermediate Period
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

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

This work appears on our "Antiquities and Archaeological Material with Provenance Documentation Gaps" page.
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