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Belt

Faja

Object Number:42-35-188B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Cakchiquel
Provenience: Guatemala
San Pedro Sacatepequez
Department of Guatemala
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Fiber
Leather
Bamboo
Length: 65.5 cm
Width: 9.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:100 - Field No SF

Description

Weaver's leather belt with tooled design, 1 cloth bar, 1 warp bar, 1 shed stick, 1 shed stick not in use, 1 handle, 1 bobbin, 1 bamboo gauge stick, 1 sword, textile on loom is white cotton with one blue and res selvedge, embroidered birds animals and plants [?] in red green and yellow cotton.

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