Band for the hair

Guatemalan
1915
Denman Waldo Ross (American, 1853–1935)


Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 223cm (1 9/16 x 87 13/16in.)

Accession Number

16.178

Medium or Technique

Cotton

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Red, yellow, green, white and black stripes, oval spots in some of the stripes. Knotted into the ends are bunches of green, yellow, purple and pink silk. Worn on the head twisted around the braids.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection