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Fez-shaped hat of looping in dyed and undyed camelid? fiber yarns over a foundation of bundled camelid yarns. Patterned with reciprocal triangles that share a common white border and contain smaller stepped-fret triangles. Each large triangle is bisected along its vertical axis into two...

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Credit Line

Frederick Brown Fund

Chilean (Arica), Late Horizon, 1470–1535

Object Place

Arica, Chile

Dimensions

11 x 17.5 x 17.5 cm (4 5/16 x 6 7/8 x 6 7/8 in.) Height of hat without feathers.

Accession Number

1996.14

Medium or Technique

Camelid fiber, feathers, cotton thread

Collections

Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes