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Art of the Ancient Americas
Maker: Unknown

Serape

1800–1850

Wool on cotton warp

90 × 50 in. (228.6 × 127 cm)
The Harriet Engelhardt Memorial Collection of Textiles, from the estate of Black Mountain College through a gift of Mrs. Paul Moore
1958.13.21
Geography: 
Made in Mexico
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Mexico, Saltillo, Coahuila
Period: 
Colonial
Classification: 
Textiles
Bibliography: 

Loretta N Staples, A Sense of Pattern: Textile Masterworks from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1981), 56, no. 52, ill.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 323.

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