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Utility Cloth

Servilleta

Native NameServilleta
Object Number:68-17-6
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Mam
Provenience: Guatemala
Magdalena Milpas Altas
Department of Sacatepequez
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Muslin
Cotton
Silk
Length: 77 cm
Width: 90 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Josiah Marvel Jr., 1968

Description

Unbleached muslin embroidered with red cotton and blue, lavender and white silk in overall dot pattern. Birds incorporated into design with red cotton thrread. Tassels at two corners, one missing.

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