University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameFaja
Object Number:2014-19-120
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Solola
Nahuala
Culture Area: Central America
Section:American
Length: 311.5 cm
Width: 27.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Louis Weinstock and Rosa Portell-Weinstock, 2014
Other Number:L-699-120 - Old Loan Number

Description

Woman's belt. Navy blue background, Nine narrow purple bands (5 two paired bands, 4 three paired bands), multicolored embroidered geometric design panels at both ends and at six points along the length (2 sections of three panels each). 27.5 cm wide.


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