|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
San Juan Ostuncalco
Department of Quezaltenango
|Culture Area:||Central American|
|Credit Line:||Gift of Center of Inter-American Relations; Stanley de Jongh Osborne, Richard de Jongh Osborne and Mrs. Ford E. Smith, 1985|
Hair band of red cotton with brocaded geometric designs in purple, green, blue, and yellow cotton thread. Hemmed at both ends.
As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 40 epi, three singles, Z twist, red cotton. Weft: 20 ppi, four singles, Z twist, red cotton in ground weave. Warp faced plain weave. Two faced brocading. Woven on a backstrap loom."
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