Cap (chullo)

Bolivian (Calamarca, Aymara Culture)
19th century


Object Place: Calamarca, Bolivia

Dimensions

24.5 x 27 cm (9 5/8 x 10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1992.549

Medium or Technique

Camelid fibers; knitted

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Cap (chullo); camelid fibers; knitted. Natural yarns with polychrome dyed yarns (predominantly bright oranges, reds, and purples) in horizontal bands, all-over pattern of floating stylized animals. Condition: Good.

Credit Line

Gift of Louise Woodhead Feuerstein and Aaron Feuerstein