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Headband

Cinta

Object Number:2014-19-6
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ixil
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of El Quiche
Nebaj
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 332.6 cm
Width: 34.2 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Louis Weinstock and Rosa Portell-Weinstock, 2014
Other Number:L-699-6 - Old Loan Number

Description

Woman's headband. Long cotton headband in multicolored stripes predominantly in red, green, blue, black. 28 cm long segment near one end of supplementary weft diamond designs. Each end is machine sewn ending in a point and with three elaborate tassels.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mexico and Central American Gallery (16 Nov 2019) View Objects in Exhibition

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