Band for the hair

Guatemalan
Early 20th century


Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 273cm (2 3/16 x 107 1/2in.)

Accession Number

16.172

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Black and white woolen stripes, on these are irregular bands of pink cotton and yellow and green S-like forms. Pink and yellow cords and tassels knotted into the ends. Worn on the head twisted around the braids.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Louise M. Nathurst