Mola depicting Stylized Cats

Unidentified Guna (Kuna) maker

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mid-20th century

Cotton cloth (primarily black, with orange, red, white, green, yellow); red and purple embroidery

Overall: 16 1/8 × 21 5/8 in. (41 × 55 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: The Alice Cox Collection, Class of 1939hW

177.9.25719

Geography/Culture

Central America, Panama

Period

20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Outerwear

Classification

Americas

Not on view

Provenance

Collected by Alice Macy Ray Cox (1891-1975) (widow of Dartmouth English Professor Sidney Hayes Cox, 1889-1952), in Panama; given to her daughter, Barbara Alden Cox Vallarino (Mrs. Joaquin Jose Vallarino Jr., Dartmouth Class of 1943W); given to present collection, 1977.

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