From: Arizona | Mishongnovi | Second Mesa

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 38676
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Hopi
Provenience Arizona | Mishongnovi | Second Mesa
Culture Area Southwest Culture Area
Section American
Materials Reed (plant) | Fiber | Wood

Belt loom with a partially woven belt. The belt has warp stripes in green, black, indigo, and red. Central weft design of toothed black lines forming negative diamonds. The finished portion of the belt is wrapped around one loom rod. Loose threads pass through a rigid heddle reed and are then tied to another loom rod at the opposite end.

Length 104 cm
Width 51.5 cm
Credit Line Wanamaker Expedition to the Southwest, R. Stewart Culin, 1901

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