This piece was included amongst other textile pieces by Dorothy Liebes, but it is unclear whether this is her work or that of someone much earlier. This item resembles some pieces of early Peruvian featherwork.
Sample textile with feathers, 19--?. Dorothy Liebes papers, 1850-1973, bulk, 1922-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Current copyright status is undetermined
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560