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Skirt Length

Corte

Native NameCorte
Object Number:42-35-377
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Pocomchi
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Alta Verapaz
Tactic
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 86 cm
Width: 456 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:CH-II - Other Number

Description

Red cotton [crea] skirt plaided with dark blue pin stripes.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 32 epi, single, Z twist, red and navy cotton. Weft: 56 ppi, two singles, Z twist, white cotton. One single, Z twist, navy cotton. Weft predominantly plain weave. Woven on a floor loom."

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