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Beaded hat (chullu)
Beaded hat (chullu)
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool Or Camelid Fiber, Glass Beads; Knitting
Dimensions:
21.8 x 28.5 cm (8 9/16 x 11 1/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Quechua/Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.26
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

Un ravelling Yarns(rotation) 1993-1996
To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

Medium size hat, one piece, predominantly green, white glass seed beads create animal, bird, and human images, edging of yellow seed beads, ear flaps, one multicolored tassel.
catalogue #238, p. 141, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”