Pre Columbian Inca textile fragment panel ancient South America

Pre-Columbian art

A rare Inca textile fragment panel ancient South America.

The textile finely woven with multi color star motives interspersed with piranha fish, birds and animals in bands of red,

probably from a tunic or manta cloth,

Composition: Camelid fiber.

Inca period, circa 1458-1572 AD, Peru.

Mounted on a cloth backing and stretcher

Size: 14 x 12 inches, 35 x 30 cm approximate

Condition: Minor losses, good for age Provenance: UK Collection, collected before 1960.

 

Price: please inquire

 

 

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