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Pre-Columbian Textile Tunic

Auction:
2506
Lot:
165
Sold for:
$1,422$1,200

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2506
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 15, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Pre-Columbian Textile Tunic, Chancay, Peru, c. 1100-1400 A.D., tightly woven ochre-colored form decorated with strips of three-color embroidery incorporating alternating abstract feline and avian forms, mounted on cloth, 34 1/2 x 20 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,600

Keywords

Chancay, Embroidery, Needlework, Tunic

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