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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Hand loom

ca. 1930

Wood, cotton, and wool

Loom (a): 21 × 20 in. (53.3 × 50.8 cm) Heddle stick (b): 16 7/8 × 5/16 dia. in. 0.8 cm. (42.9 × 0.8 dia. cm. )
The Harriet Engelhardt Memorial Collection of Textiles, from the estate of Black Mountain College through a gift of Mrs. Paul Moore
1958.13.79
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexican
Period: 
Contemporary
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Harriet Engelhardt Memorial Collection. Mrs. Paul Moore, to 1958; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Jennifer Reynolds-Kaye and Michael D. Coe, Small-Great Objects: Anni and Josef Albers in the Americas, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2017), 51, fig. 24.

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