Striped Cape (Aduu) or Blanket
Arts of the Americas
Commercial cotton twine, handspun cotton wool, wool
38 9/16 x 45 7/8 in. (97.9 x 116.5 cm) (show scale)
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Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund
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Hopi Pueblo. Striped Cape (Aduu) or Blanket, 19th century. Commercial cotton twine, handspun cotton wool, wool, 38 9/16 x 45 7/8 in. (97.9 x 116.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund, 05.588.7170. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 05.588.7170.jpg)
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Early handwoven blanket that would have been worn by women or by Kachina dancers as a cape tied around the neck, and tied under the arms. It has a tag with the # 22 on it.
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