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Belt

De Palitos

Native NameDe Palitos
Object Number:42-35-115
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
San Miguel Totonicapan
Department of Totonicapan
Culture Area: Central American
Date Made: pre 1933
Early Date: 1928
Late Date: 1933
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Cotton
Length: 150 cm
Width: 37 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:69-B - Other Number

Description

For weaving belts, with unfinished typical Totonicapan belt similar to 42-35-110, 1 cloth beam, 1 warp beam, 4 heddles, 1 bobbin, 1 pick, 1 sword, 1 shed stick used in wrapping up finished material.

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Mesoamerican Gallery (23 Mar 2001 - 2018) View Objects in Exhibition

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