University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
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Native NameFaja
Object Number:69-23-20
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Sacatepequez
San Antonio Aguas Calientes
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1969

Description

Totonicapan type. Greenn border stripes, black and white alternating warp within, warp faced. Brocading: rose, yellow, purple, green, repeating random width stripes not determined by warp defined patterning. 75 motif divisions: bush-vase, bird, human, animal, geometric, Strand braided fringe at each end.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Guatemala Textiles (21 Oct 1970 - 01 Jan 1971) View Objects in Exhibition

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