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Corte

Native NameCorte
Object Number:85-2-357
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
San Miguel Totonicapan
Department of Totonicapan
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 95 cm
Width: 22 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:357 - Other Number

Description

Fragment, cotton, white ikat woven. Horizontal stripes of orange, green, red and purple. Vertical stripes of yellow, red and green.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 44, single, Z-twist, green, yellow, red, blue, black and white japse. Weft: 34, single, Z-twist, blue and white jaspe, 2 singles, red, blue, yellow, green, purple, cotton. Balanced plain weave."

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