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Hair Band

Cinta

Native NameCinta
Object Number:70-13-89C
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Guatemalan
Tzutujil
Provenience: Guatemala
Santiago Atitlan
Department of Solola
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Silk
Length: 1522 cm
Width: 4.2 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1970

Description

Cotton hair band. Weft faced twill with red weft hiding stiff, white warp. At each end, a multicolor tapestry stitch of bird, plant and geometric motifs. Multicolored silk tassels.

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