Hopi Pueblo. <em>Blue and Black Kilt</em>, late 19th century. Wool, twill, 36 5/8 x 19 5/16 in. (93 x 49 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1905, Museum Collection Fund, 05.588.7169. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.05.588.7169_view01.jpg)

Blue and Black Kilt

Artist:Hopi Pueblo

Medium: Wool, twill

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th century

Dimensions: 36 5/8 x 19 5/16 in. (93 x 49 cm)


Accession Number: 05.588.7169

Image: CUR.05.588.7169_view01.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Historically breech cloths were woven in either white cotton or black or dark blue wool. These are still made and worn in ceremonies today and also can be seen on Hopi kachina dolls.

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