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hat with earflaps
  • Peru
  • hat with earflaps, late 1800s–1969
  • Where object was made: Cuzco, Peru
  • wool yarn, knitting, dyeing
  • Object Height/Width: 38 x 20.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 14 15/16 x 8 1/16 in
  • Gift of Julian Holtzman
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6700

The conical hat has earflaps. The cone portion has a blue-green tip with a blue-green pompom. The rest is striped in dark pink, bright pink, pink, yellow, light green, green, blue-green, black, dark blue,orange, and light blue. There is a red band in the middle with a white sawtooth pattern and green detail. The earflaps each read "CUZCO 1969" in light blue and yellow on red, and white and bright pink on dark blue. There is orange at the bottom.