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Belt

Faja

Native NameFaja
Object Number:85-2-102
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cakchiquel
Provenience: Guatemala
San Jose Nacahuil
Department of Guatemala
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Maguey (uncertain)
Wool
Length: 258 cm
Width: 5.5 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:102 - Other Number

Description

Woman's belt. Brown and beige fiber base brocaded in wool. Both sides brocaded, one with S twists and the other with diamonds, with exception of waist area. Twisted fringes.

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