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Skirt

Refajo

Native NameRefajo
Object Number:85-2-115
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cakchiquel
Provenience: Guatemala
Department of Solola
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Silk
Length: 123 cm
Width: 124 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:115 - Other Number

Description

Navy cotton skirt with white bands and silk randa.

As per Sigrid Meier, "Warp: 46 epi, two singles, Z twist, indigo and white cotton. Weft: 28 ppi, two singles, Z twist, indigo cotton. Warp predominantly plain weave. Woven on a foot loom."

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