University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Native NameDe Palitos
Object Number: 42-35-115
Current Location: Mexico and Central America Gallery
Currently On Display
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
San Miguel Totonicapan
Department of Totonicapan
Culture Area: Central America
Date Made: pre 1933
Early Date: 1928
Late Date: 1933
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Cotton
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number69-B - Other Number

Description

For weaving belts, with unfinished typical Totonicapan belt similar to 42-35-110, 1 cloth beam, 1 warp beam, 4 heddles, 1 bobbin, 1 pick, 1 sword, 1 shed stick used in wrapping up finished material. 3 pieces and a disassembled wooden green-painted loom are stored in a box on B26 - 02C00.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001)View Objects in Exhibition

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