Utility Cloth



From: Guatemala | Nahuala | Department of Solola

Curatorial Section: American

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Native Name Tzute
Object Number 42-35-335
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Quiche
Provenience Guatemala | Nahuala | Department of Solola
Culture Area Central American
Date Made pre 1933
Section American
Materials Cotton

Woman's, dark blue with narrow white stripes alternating with red pin stripes.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 42 epi, 2 singles, Z twist, navy and white cotton. 3 singles, Z twist, red cotton. Weft: 16 ppi, 3 singles, Z twist, blue and green cotton. Warp plain weave. 1 panel - 4 selvedges. Made backstrap loom."

Length 84 cm
Width 68 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number 269 - Other Number

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