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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Register 1951:
    Cotton hat with geometric patterns in wool. Woven and twined.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 600-900
  • Findspot

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 11 centimetres
    • Width: 12 centimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Register 1951:
    Cotton (woven and twined) cap with geometric patterns in wool.

    From a grave with 12 others, found about 15 years ago at Nasca, Perú. Two are in Lima Museum & several in New York. Cf. Pkelema?, pl 186.

  • Location

    Not on display

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date


  • Department

    Africa, Oceania & the Americas

  • Registration number


Cap made of textile (cotton), wool.

Cap made of textile (cotton), wool.

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