Four-Cornered Hat

Date:
7th–9th century
Geography:
Bolivia (?)
Culture:
Tiwanaku
Medium:
Camelid hair
Dimensions:
Height 5 in.
Classification:
Textiles-Costumes
Credit Line:
Bequest of Arthur M. Bullowa, 1993
Accession Number:
1994.35.161
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 357
#2207. The Art of Dress: Four-Cornered Hat, Part 1
#2227. The Art of Dress: Four-Cornered Hat, Part 2
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Arthur M. Bullowa, New York, until (d.)1993

Frame, Mary. Andean Four-Cornered Hats: Ancient Volumes: From the Collection of Arthur M. Bullowa. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1990.

Young-Sanchez, Margaret. Tiwanaku: Ancestors of the Inca. Denver: Denver Art Museum, 2004, pp. 132, 190, fig.5.8.