A Pre Columbian Chancay Textile Panel
Pre Columbian Chancay Textile Panel with Elaborate Border, Late Intermediate Period, Ca 100-1400 AD. The plain-weave cotton loin cloth panel attached to a slit tapestry section in lavish red, gold, yellow and brown colored wool depicting a morphed bird-fish creature as well as a fringe border. 23” x 30”, professionally backed and mounted on a stretcher. Museum quality.
Provenance: Ex Jean Eugene & Micheline Lions Collection, Switzerland.
This lot will be sold not subject to a reserve. The starting price is the price at which the item can sell.
Intact, clean example of a wonderfully rhythmic pattern.