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Utility Cloth

Servilleta

Native NameServietta
Object Number:85-2-118G
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kekchi
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Alta Verapaz
Coban
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 53 cm
Width: 50 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Center of Inter-American Relations; Stanley de Jongh Osborne, Richard de Jongh Osborne and Mrs. Ford E. Smith, 1985

Description

Ecru cotton, single panel, basket weave, fringed on two borders.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 12 epi, two singles, Z twist, white cotton. Weft: 10 ppi, two singles, Z twist, white cotton. Balanced plain weave. Woven on a backstrap loom."

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