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De Palitos

Native NameDe Palitos
Object Number:85-2-353
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
San Miguel Totonicapan
Department of Totonicapan
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Muslin
Cotton
Length: 177 cm
Width: 72.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Center of Inter-American Relations; Stanley de Jongh Osborne, Richard de Jongh Osborne and Mrs. Ford E. Smith, 1985

Description

For making belts, belt in progress, red white and blue cotton, eight wooden tools [shuttle etc] and wooden bars at either end, all attached to a piece of white muslin.

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