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Belt

Faja

Native NameFaja
Object Number:42-35-130
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
San Cristobal Totonicapan
Department of Totonicapan
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Silk
Length: 226 cm
Width: 7.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:70-G - Other Number

Description

Belt with green and white cotton with woven design using brown cotton and green and purple silk. Design of lamps or chalices, men, two kinds of birds, hands, small women, horses and geometric forms. Plaited ends.

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