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Dress

Native NameKanelkwasa
Object Number:68-14-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Hotevilla
Third Mesa
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Date Made: Late 20th Century
Early Date: 1950
Late Date: 1967
Section:American
Materials:Wool
Technique:Woven
Length: 109.5
Width: 77
Credit Line:Purchased from Helen M. Greene, 1968

Description

Wool dyed black. Diagonal twill weave. Narrow band of dark blue decoration where top and bottom borders end and along right edge of borders, extending up beyond bottom border. Red and green decorative stitches on right shoulder and up right side. Safety pin still in place. Some small holes and food spots. One area where dye is lost and brown wool shows.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Living in Balance: The Universe of the Hopi, Zuni, Navajo, and Apache (20 May 1995 - 2013) View Objects in Exhibition

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