Mantle fragment Maker: Unknown

ca. 200 B.C.

Art of the Ancient Americas

Not on view

Llama or alpaca wool embroidery, stem stitch


5 3/4 × 9 7/16 in. (14.6 × 24 cm)

Credit Line

Katharine Ordway Collection

Accession Number



Early Horizon


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Katharine Ordway, to 1980; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
  • Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 322, ill.
  • Lesley K. Baier, The Katharine Ordway Collection, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1983), 119, 123, no. 125.
  • "Acquisitions 1980," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 38, no. 2 (Winter 1982): 75.
  • Loretta N Staples, A Sense of Pattern: Textile Masterworks from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1981), 50, no. 46, ill.
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Object/Work type

fragments, mantles, utilitarian objects

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