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Belt

Faja

Native NameFaja
Object Number:85-2-354
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Totonicapan
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Wool
Length: 210 cm
Width: 7 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

Belt made of cotton and wool. Green with supplementary weft embroidery of geometrics and animals in red, green, purple, yellow and pink. One braided tassel at both end.

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