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Mola

A work made of cotton, plain weave. reverse applique with cotton stitch embroidery.

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  • A work made of cotton, plain weave. reverse applique with cotton stitch embroidery.

Date:

1960/69

Artist:

Kuna
Panama, San Blas Islands, Mandinga Niranjo

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Textiles

Culture

Kuna

Title

Mola

Place

San Blas (Object made in)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

Made 1960–1969

Medium

Cotton, plain weave. Reverse applique with cotton stitch embroidery

Dimensions

34.3 × 46.7 cm (13 1/2 × 18 3/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of F. Louis Hoover

Reference Number

1970.372

Extended information about this artwork

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