University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameFaja
Object Number:2014-19-7
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Ixil
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of El Quiche
Nebaj
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 290 cm
Width: 9 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Louis Weinstock and Rosa Portell-Weinstock, 2014
Other Number:L-699-7 - Old Loan Number

Description

Woman's belt. Narrow cotton belt. Red, white, and narrow black stripes. Heavily decorated with supplementary predominantly diamond designs. Each end tapers into narrow wraped tassle.


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