From: Guatemala | Department of Quezaltenango | Quezaltenango

Curatorial Section: American

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Native Name Corte
Object Number 61-10-18
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Guatemalan | Quiche
Provenience Guatemala | Department of Quezaltenango | Quezaltenango
Culture Area Central American
Manufacture Location Totonicapan
Date Made -1936
Section American
Materials Cotton

Reversible red and white cotton plaid. Yellow and blue major secondary colors. Ecat warp and weft.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 42 epi, 2 singles, Z twist, white/indigo jaspe, single ply, red, blue, yellow, green cotton. Weft: 36 ppi, single, Z twist, red, blue, white, 2 singles, Z twist, green. Balanced plain weave with overshot bands."

Length 214.5 cm
Width 93 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Raymond T. Parrot, 1961

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