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Belt

Faja

Native NameFaja
Object Number:70-13-27
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cakchiquel
Provenience: Guatemala
San Pedro Sacatepequez
Department of Guatemala
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 196 cm
Width: 6.4 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1970

Description

New style belt. Warp faced green with red border weft. Multicolor, loose brocade. Designs are mostly zigzag and some other geometric forms in yellow. Braided fringe. Similar to 70-13-26 and -28.

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