Hair Band

Cinta

61-10-24

From: Guatemala | Quezaltenango

Curatorial Section: American

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Native Name Cinta
Object Number 61-10-24
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Guatemalan | Quiche
Provenience Guatemala | Quezaltenango
Culture Area Central American
Section American
Materials Cotton | Silk
Description

Warp and weft white. Purple blue, magenta and white silk tassels at both ends. Colors: red, black-green, yellow, light green, orange. Design: principally geometric, some birds, bull head, leaf and eye forms. Same design both sides. Slit sections. Same design pattern proceeds from both ends.

Length 210 cm
Width 3 cm
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Raymond T. Parrot, 1961

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