University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Native NameFaja
Object Number:66-34-83
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Guatemalan
Provenience: Guatemala
Joyabaj
Department of Quiche
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Silk
Credit Line:Gift of Howard H. Tewksbury, 1966
Other Number:A-83 - Field No SF

Description

Heavy red plain weave cotton. Back has white and red central stripe with black stripes on outer edges. Front has cotton and silk embroidered geometric forms covering centtral sttripe area. Main colors: light green, purple, deep blue, orange and red. Narrows at each end with tassel.


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