From: Guatemala | Santa Maria Nebaj | Department of Quiche

Curatorial Section: American

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Native Name Perraje
Object Number 42-35-47
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Guatemalan | Ixil
Provenience Guatemala | Santa Maria Nebaj | Department of Quiche
Culture Area Central American
Section American
Materials Cotton

Two panels of a shawl with red and black compound stripes with pin stripes of green, orange, yellow and white. Ends fringed.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 72 epi, three singles, Z twist, multicolored cotton. Weft: 14 ppi, three singles, Z twist, white cotton. Warp predominantly plain weave. Two panels, two selvedges each. Woven on a backstrap loom."

Length 156 cm
Width 83.5 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number VI - Other Number

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