Hopi Pueblo. <em>Striped Cape (Aduu) or Blanket</em>, 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)

Striped Cape (Aduu) or Blanket

Artist:Hopi Pueblo

Medium: Commercial cotton twine, handspun cotton wool, wool

Dates:19th century

Dimensions: 38 9/16 x 45 7/8 in. (97.9 x 116.5 cm)

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Accession Number: 05.588.7170

Image: 05.588.7170.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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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