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Skirt

Refajo

Native NameRefajo
Object Number:85-2-67B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Mam
Provenience: Guatemala
Todos Santos Cuchumatan
Department of Huehuetenango
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 86 cm
Width: 312 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Center of Inter-American Relations; Stanley de Jongh Osborne, Richard de Jongh Osborne and Mrs. Ford E. Smith, 1985
Other Number:67B - Other Number

Description

Navy cotton with pale blue stripes, sewn in a circle, waist band attached.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 44 epi, single, Z twist, indigo cotton. Weft: 40 ppi, single, Z twist, indigo cotton with 2 singles, Z twist, lighter indigo cotton stripe. Balanced plain weave. Foot loom."

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