Traditional mola (blouse)

Unidentified Guna (Kuna) maker



Blouse with two different design colored panels, both in reverse applique of red and orange over blue

Overall: 20 1/2 × 17 5/16 in. (52 × 44 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Museum Purchase



Place Made: Panama, Central America


20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Outerwear

Research Area


Not on view

Exhibition History

Dressing Up Culture: Molas from Kuna Yala, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 17-December 7, 2008.


Arritupu Island, Panama; sold to Russell A. Mittermeier (Class of 1971) for the Dartmouth College Museum, 1970.

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