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Corte

Native NameCorte
Object Number:42-35-271
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cakchiquel
Provenience: Guatemala
Tecpan
Department of Chimaltenango
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: pre 1933
Early Date: 1928
Late Date: 1933
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 69 cm
Width: 116 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:190-B - Other Number

Description

Morga, black and white plaid.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 28 epi, two singles, S twist, indigo cotton. Three singles, S twist, white cotton. Weft: 26 ppi, three singles, S twist, indigo cotton. Two singles, S twist, white cotton. Balanced plain weave. Woven on a foot loom."

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