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Prepared palm leaves

Museum number:
3-276
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
276 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
Braid of palm leaves for making hats
Donor:
Gustavus A. Eisen and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Santa Eulalia, Huehuetenango Department, Guatemala
Verbatim coll. place:
Santa Eulalia, Guatemala (Huehuetenango Dept).
Culture or time period:
Q'anjob'al
Collector:
Gustavus A. Eisen
Collection date:
1902
Materials:
Palm leaf
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.1 Daily Garb and 8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
October 20, 1902
Department:
Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean area
Dimensions:
width 1.5 centimeters
Comment:
See Eisen archives in museum library. See p. 140 Schevill; see also references below.
Legacy documentation: