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Head Covering, Part Of Woman's Clothing Set

Catalog Data

Collector:
Mr. R A. Horton  Search this
Elvira Aldana  Search this
Donor Name:
Mr. R A. Horton  Search this
Length - Object:
137 cm
Width - Object:
41 cm
Culture:
Cakchikel (Kaqchikel) Maya  Search this
Object Type:
Head Covering
Place:
Santa Maria Cauque, Sacatepequez, Guatemala, Central America
Accession Date:
15 Feb 1991
Collection Date:
1956 to 1983
Notes:
PART OF FOUR PIECE CLOTHING SET CATALOGUED AS 426393-426396. COARSELY WOVEN COTTON CLOTH WITH RED BACKGROUND THAT IS IRREGULARLY STREAKED WITH CLOSELY SPACED WHITE PINSTRIPES. HAS DOUBLE-FACED BROCADED ROWS OF TWO DESIGNS ELEMENTS--BOTH GEOMETRIC. COLORS USED IN BROCADED DESIGNS: PURPLE, YELLOW, TURQUOISE BLUE, MAGENTA, AND GREEN. THE BROCADED ROWS COVER THE ENTIRE LENGTH OF THE CLOTH.
Record Last Modified:
22 Feb 2022
Specimen Count:
1
Topic:
Ethnology  Search this
Accession Number:
387111
USNM Number:
E426396-0
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Data Source:
NMNH - Anthropology Dept.
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/30a875fda-4d92-4a9a-b009-efb3aeb7458f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmnhanthropology_8459372