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Woman's waist and child's waist

Guatemalan
early 20th century


Dimensions

96 x 172 cm (37 13/16 x 67 11/16 in.); Legacy dimension: 1.72 x .96

Accession Number

16.176

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

White cotton, across which are woven with red cotton, two wide stripes of triangular trees flanked by birds with raised wings. A stripe of geometrical ornament woven with yellow silk and red and violet cotton separates the wider stripes. Woven like brocade and according to the early traditions.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection