Utility Cloth



From: Guatemala

Curatorial Section: American

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Native Name Servilleta
Object Number 85-2-390
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Guatemala
Culture Area Central American
Section American
Materials Cotton

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."

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

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