Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Ada Charles
    born: Waukell Village, California, United States ; died: Klamath, California, United States ; active: United States
  • hat, 2001
  • Where object was made: Klamath, California, United States
  • plant fiber, weaving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 10 x 16.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 7/8 x 6 1/2 in
  • Gift from the estate of Gene and Shirley Thomas
  • Not on display
  • 2010.0285
Label Text

Hat with a rounded crown and no brim. Light natural field. Triangular clusters of dark brown triangles. Clusters of short vertical dark brown stripes at rim. Light brown circle at top center with bands of dark brown and light natural stripes, light natural, light brown and dark brown.