Wig hat with false braids

Wig hat with false braids
Wig hat with false braids
Date:
ca. 400–600
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Camelid Fiber; Frame Interlinking (sprang), Oblique Interlacing Wrapped With Dyed Roving
Dimensions:
153 x 30.2 x 4 cm (60 1/4 x 11 7/8 x 1 9/16 in.)
Object Type:
Country:
Continent:
South America
Culture/People:
Nasca Culture
Provenance:

- Purchased by Caroline McCoy-Jones from Cathryn Cootner in 2003 and given to FAMSF in 2004.-DMott-2/2006
- Purchased by the family of FAM SF textile curator Cathyrn Cootner from the Textile Gallery (Michael Franses), London, in the mid-1980s and given her her for her 50th birthday.-DMott-2/2006

Accession Number:
2004.100.8
Acquisition Date:
2004-10-14
Credit Line:

Caroline and H. McCoy Jones Collection,
Gift of Caroline McCoy-Jones

Exhibition History:

Beauty, Power, and Prestige: Textiles and Costume from the Permanent Collection- New DeYoung opening, 10/05

Plexi-glass frame dimensions: w=37, d=10, l=165

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