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Shawl

Perraje

Native NamePerraje
Object Number:42-35-132
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
San Cristobal Totonicapan
Department of Totonicapan
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Wool
Length: 99 cm
Width: 60 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Lilly de Jongh Osborne, 1942
Other Number:70-D - Other Number

Description

Shawl for a rich woman. Red warps except for a narrow band of green warps on each selvedge. Broad, crosswise stripes of yellow, red, rose, orange, green, blue and purple. Broad and narrow stripes of blue and white ikat.

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