From: Guatemala | San Juan Sacatepequez | Department of Guatemala
Curatorial Section: American
|Current Location||Collections Storage|
|Provenience||Guatemala | San Juan Sacatepequez | Department of Guatemala|
|Culture Area||Central American|
|Materials||Cotton | Silk|
Man's Cofradia cloth. Very old. Red cotton with yellow and blue stripes. A block at each corner of brocaded animals in yellow and lavender cotton and purple, green and gold silk. Two pieces sewn together.
As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 44 epi, three singles, Z twist, red and yellow cotton and two ply purple cotton. Weft: 20 ppi, three singles, Z twist, red cotton. Warp faced plain weave. Supplementary weft is two faced. Two panels, four selvedges each. Woven on a backstrap loom."
|Credit Line||Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942|
|Other Number||OSB III - Other Number|
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