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Refajo

Native NameRefajo
Object Number:85-2-248
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Mam
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Huehuetenango
San Juan Atitan
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Wool (uncertain)
Length: 83 cm
Width: 98 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:248 - Other Number

Description

Navy wool seamed together to form a circle, three pale blue stripes.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 38 epi, 2 singles, Z twist, indigo cotton. 3 singles, Z twist, light blue, indigo cotton. Weft: 12 ppi, 3 singles, Z twist, indigo cotton. Warp faced plain weave. Foot loom."

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