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Cap with hair cords

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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

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

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes