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Art of the Ancient Americas
Artist: Unknown

Mantle Collar

A.D. 900–1200

Camelid wool

18.1 × 73.7 cm (7 1/8 × 29 in.)
Gift of Ann and Robert S. Walzer
2018.38.1
Geography: 
Made in Central Andes, Peru
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Central Andes, Chimú
Period: 
Late Intermediate Horizon
Classification: 
Textiles
Provenance: 

Purchased from Nancy Prince (Maine) in 1998. She bought it when she was a graduate student at Yale 1966.

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions July 1, 2017–June 30, 2018,” https://artgallery.yale.edu/sites/default/files/files/bulletin/Pub-Bull-acquisitions-2018.pdf (accessed December 1, 2018).

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.