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Pantalon

Native NamePantalon
Object Number:85-2-290A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Tzutujil
Provenience: Guatemala
San Pedro La Laguna
Department of Solola
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 103 cm
Width: 60 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 ikat cotton ground, blue and green jaspeado stripes, brocaded stripes on legs.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 76 epi, 2 singles, Z twist, white, blue/green jaspe, blue/white jaspe cotton. Weft: 26 ppi, 2 singles, Z twist, white and green cotton. Warp faced plain weave. Brocading single faced. Made on a backstrap loom."

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