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Refajo

Native NameRefajo
Object Number:85-2-376
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
San Miguel Totonicapan
Department of Totonicapan
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Length: 57 cm
Width: 197 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:376 - Other Number

Description

Unsewn, cotton, striped.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 32 epi, single, Z twist, red cotton. Weft: 46 ppi, single, Z twist, white and indigo jaspe, natural, handspun cotton. Single, Z twist, indigo, 2 singles, Z twist, orange, red, green, yellow, cotton. Weft plain weave."

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