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Loom

De Palitos

Native NameDe Palitos
Object Number:42-35-362
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Guatemala
Civinal
Department of San Marcos
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Cane (plant)
Maguey
Length: 68 cm
Width: 71 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:0 XIII - Other Number

Description

Loom with nearly finished string bag, natural with three compoun stripes in green and rose, 1 cloth bar, 1loom bar, 2 shed sticks one used in winding up the completed material, 1 heddle cane, 1 sword, 1 wooden shuttle with flat deep quadrangular notch at each end, 1 weavers belt of woven fiber with heavy loop ends.

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