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Cinta

Cincho

Native NameCinta
Cincho
Object Number:85-2-156
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kekchi
Provenience: Ecuador (uncertain)
Guatemala (uncertain)
Department of Alta Verapaz
Coban
Culture Area: South American Culture Area (uncertain)
Central American (uncertain)
Section:American
Materials:Fiber
Technique:Woven
Braided
Embroidered
Length: 820 cm
Width: 2.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Center of Inter-American Relations; Stanley de Jongh Osborne, Richard de Jongh Osborne and Mrs. Ford E. Smith, 1985

Description

Hair band of red mesh. Well woven (for cargo). Braided. Ends finished with twisted fringe and decorative embroidery.

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