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Beaded hat (lluchu, chullu)
Beaded hat (lluchu, chullu)
Date:
early 20th century
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Wool Or Camelid Fiber, Glass Beads; Knitting
Dimensions:
19 x 36.2 cm (7 1/2 x 14 1/4 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Aymara
Accession Number:
1992.107.186
Acquisition Date:
1992-06-30
Credit Line:

The Jeffrey Appleby Andean Textile Collection

Exhibition History:

To Honor the Ancestors, 1997

Medium size hat, one piece, predominantly lt. pink with colored stripes, white glass seed bead patterning, tassel on top.
Catalogue #69, pp.83-84, Traditional Textiles of the Andes

Contemporaneous Works “Art from the same century and country”

Hat (lluchu)
Hat (lluchu) (ca. 1930–1950)
belt (huaka)
belt (huaka) (early 20th century)
skirt (aksu)
skirt (aksu) (1940–1950)