Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Welcome to the Spencer Collection

  • unknown Natinixwe (Hupa) maker
  • hat, 1920
  • plant fiber, quills?, weaving, dyeing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 9.5 x 17 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 3/4 x 6 11/16 in
  • Gift of Dorwin Lamkin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.2199

The round woven, brimless hat has a light field and three dark triangles at the top with yellow borders. The yellow bands might be dyed quills. The top of the hat is flat, with three brown bands.