Striped Cape (Aduu) or Blanket
Arts of the Americas
Cotton, wool, commercial cotton twine
39 3/4 × 48 × 1/4 in. (101 × 121.9 × 0.6 cm) (show scale)
Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund
Early handwoven blanket that would have been worn by women or by Katsina dancers as a cape tied around the neck, and tied under the arms. It has a tag with the # 22 on it.
Condition: Very good; Velcro strip for suspension along top.
This item is not on view
Hopi Pueblo. Striped Cape (Aduu) or Blanket, 19th century. Cotton, wool, commercial cotton twine, 39 3/4 × 48 × 1/4 in. (101 × 121.9 × 0.6 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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