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Hair Band

Cinta

Native NameCinta
Object Number:61-10-24
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Guatemalan
Quiche
Provenience: Guatemala
Quezaltenango
Culture Area: Central American
Section:American
Materials:Cotton
Silk
Length: 210 cm
Width: 3 cm
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Raymond T. Parrot, 1961

Description

Warp and weft white. Purple blue, magenta and white silk tassels at both ends. Colors: red, black-green, yellow, light green, orange. Design: principally geometric, some birds, bull head, leaf and eye forms. Same design both sides. Slit sections. Same design pattern proceeds from both ends.

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