Hip Cloth



From: Guatemala | Tecpan | Department of Chimaltenango

Curatorial Section: American

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Native Name Ponchito
Object Number 85-2-152
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Cakchiquel
Provenience Guatemala | Tecpan | Department of Chimaltenango
Culture Area Central American
Section American
Materials Wool

Black wool cloth with white checks. Tag reads, "Wool, apron-like, for men's costume worn wrapped around the waist, held with belt-sash, which is tied in front, with ends hanging loose."

Length 118 cm
Width 62 cm
Credit Line Gift of Center of Inter-American Relations; Stanley de Jongh Osborne, Richard de Jongh Osborne and Mrs. Ford E. Smith, 1985

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