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Utility Cloth

Servilleta

Native NameServilleta
Object Number:85-2-390
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Guatemala
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 21 cm
Width: 21 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Center of Inter-American Relations; Stanley de Jongh Osborne, Richard de Jongh Osborne and Mrs. Ford E. Smith, 1985

Description

White cotton with red and yellow vertical stripes Center red design appears unfinished.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 24 epi, two singles, Z twist, white cotton. Weft: 20 ppi, two singles, white cotton, Z twist. Supplementary weft is two faced. Balanced plain weave. Woven on a backstrap loom."

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