From: Guatemala | Santa Maria Nebaj | Department of Quiche

Curatorial Section: American

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Native Name Corte
Object Number 85-2-189
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Ixil
Provenience Guatemala | Santa Maria Nebaj | Department of Quiche
Culture Area Central American
Section American
Materials Cotton

Unmade, red, cotton skirt with white stripes and blue design stripes.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 40 epi, single, Z twist, red, white, indigo cotton with two singles, Z twist, indigo cotton in selvedge. Weft: 24 ppi, single, Z twist, red, blue, white cotton. Balanced plain weave. Woven on a treadle loom."

Length 86 cm
Width 458 cm
Credit Line Gift of Center of Inter-American Relations; Stanley de Jongh Osborne, Richard de Jongh Osborne and Mrs. Ford E. Smith, 1985
Other Number 189 - Other Number

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