Location: On Display in the Mexico and Central America Gallery

From: Guatemala | Palin

Curatorial Section: American

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Native Name Faja
Object Number 85-2-94B
Current Location Mexico and Central America Gallery - On Display
Culture Pokomam
Provenience Guatemala | Palin
Culture Area Central American
Section American
Materials Cotton

Woman's belt. Red cotton striped in green. Brocaded in geometric design at the ends. Loose fringe.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 60 epi, six singles, Z twist, red and green cotton. Weft: 14 ppi, multistrand, Z twist, red cotton. Warp faced plain weave. Supplementary weft is single faced. Woven on a backstrap loom."

Length 248 cm
Width 16 cm
Credit Line Gift of Center of Inter-American Relations; Stanley de Jongh Osborne, Richard de Jongh Osborne and Mrs. Ford E. Smith, 1985
Other Number 94B - Other Number

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