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Hair Band

Cinta

Native NameCinta
Object Number:85-2-211
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Sacapulteca
Provenience: Guatemala
Coban
Sacapulas
Department of Quiche
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Acrylic
Length: 262 cm
Width: 7.5 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:211 - Other Number

Description

Hair band of dark red cotton bordered with white stripes. Acrylic pompoms.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 80 epi, two ply, white and maroon cotton. Weft: 26 ppi, two ply, maroon cotton. Warp faced plain weave. Woven on a backstrap loom."

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