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Skirt

Refajo

Native NameRefajo
Object Number:89-16-16
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
Santo Tomas Chichicastenango
Department of Quiche
Culture Area: Central American
Maker: Graciela Hernandez
Date Made: ca. 1940
Early Date: 1935
Late Date: 1945
Section:American
Materials:Fiber
Length: 88 cm
Width: 117 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Dra. Margarita W. Metzger, 1989

Description

Length of fabric made for evening wear. Woven by Graciela Hernandez. Black, white and three shades of brown cotton with gold metallic thread woven throughout. Plant designs.

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