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Birdcage

Birdcage

Artist: Alice Kagawa Parrott (1929 Honolulu, Hawaii - 2009 Santa Fe, New Mexico)

Department: History
Date: ca. 1968
Medium: linen, wool, nylon, wood
Dimensions:
70 × 36 in. (177.8 × 91.4 cm)
Classification: Fiber Arts
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, museum purchase, Trustees Acquisition Fund
Object number: PC1968.34.1
DescriptionWall hanging is made of linen, nylon, and wool hanging from a wooden dowel. The weaving features the form of a birdcage, the top of which consists of purple, orange, red, and pink squares bordered by horizontal bands of interwoven yarn. The seven bars of the birdcage are vertical and consist of woven red linen each tied off at the end with additional unwoven material left to hang freely.
Not on view