From: Guatemala | San Pedro Sacatepequez | Department of Totonicapan
Curatorial Section: American
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Culture||Guatemalan | Cakchiquel | Quiche|
|Provenience||Guatemala | San Pedro Sacatepequez | Department of Totonicapan|
|Culture Area||Central American|
Birds on white ground in red, orange, purple, green, yellow cotton. Joined with multi-colored striped belts. Napkins were made for trade and the purchaser combined the belts and the napkins into a wall-hanging.
As per Sigrid Meier 1997, "Warp: 46 epi two singles Z-twist white cotton. Weft: 14 ppi two singles Z twist white cotton. Supplementary weft: two faced. Made on a backstrap loom."
|Credit Line||Gift of Clifford Lewis III, 1991|
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