Mola: 1968 Republican Party

2008.22.0066

Photo of Mola: 1968 Republican Party

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Mola: 1968 Republican Party   (2008.22.0066)
Classification Communication Artifacts : Art : N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location America, Central, Panama, San Blas Islands
Period/Date Contemporary, 1968 - late 1970s
Culture Cuna, Kuna

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Width) 39.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Length) 33.7 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) .1 cm
Weight 75 g
Measuring Remarks Orientation of textile is bust of man is North. Depth equals thickness.
Materials Textile--Cotton
Manufacturing Processes Textile--Appliqué
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography

Chaves, Enrique and Linnea Angermuller. About Molas. FSU Isthmian Anthropology Society, Panama: 1972. Kapp, Kit. Mola Art. K.S. Kapp Publications, North Bend, OH: 1972. Salvador, Mari Lyn. The Art of Being Kuna: Layers of Meaning Among the Kuna of Panama. Fowler Museum, Los Angeles: 1997.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Kieffer-Lopez Collection
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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