|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
San Pedro Sacatepequez
Department of San Marcos
|Culture Area:||Central American|
|Date Made:||pre 1938|
|Credit Line:||Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942|
|Other Number:||X- - Other Number|
Woman's ceremonial belt. Red cotton with light blue and yellow edges. Brocaded in a gold, orange, white, green, blue and purple silk geometric design. Heavy brocading at both ends with cross bars in the center. Warps plaited at ends.
As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 104 epi, two ply, yellow and salmon cotton. Weft: 12 ppi, multistrand, white cotton. Warp faced plain weave. Supplementary weft is two faced. Woven on a backstrap loom."
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