Cap with hair cords

Peruvian
A.D. 1000–1476


Object Place: Peru

Dimensions

40 x 16 cm (15 3/4 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

78.99

Medium or Technique

Wool looping; plied threads

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Heavy dark brown wool, worked in manner resembling crocheting to form round cap with hole at top. Lengths of yarn are twisted in across back to form long fringe.

Provenance

Gift of Edward W. Hooper to MFA, 1878

Credit Line

Gift of Edward W. Hooper