From: Guatemala | San Lucas Toliman | Department of Solola

Curatorial Section: American

View All (3) Object Images

Native Name Perraje
Object Number 42-35-318
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Tzutujil | Cakchiquel
Provenience Guatemala | San Lucas Toliman | Department of Solola
Culture Area Central American
Section American
Materials Cotton

Shawl with red ground with blue, green, and yellow stripes of various widths. Both ends fringed.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 48 epi, two singles, Z twist, multicolored cotton. Weft: 18 ppi, three singles, Z twist, red cotton. Warp predominantly plain weave. One panel, two selvedges. Woven on a backstrap loom."

Length 184 cm
Width 35 cm
Credit Line Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number 247 - Other Number

Report problems and issues to