Mola blouse depicting Pinwheels

Kuna (Cuna), Kuna Yala (San Blas Islands), Panama


mid-20th century

Multicolor cotton cloth

Overall: 20 7/8 x 20 11/16 in. (53 x 52.5 cm)

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



Central America, Panama


20th century

Object Name

Clothing: Outerwear



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.


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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