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Delantal

Museum number:
3-61
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21030000061
Alternate number:
61 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
Woman’s apron (delantal); plain and twilled weaves; brocaded in silk, wool and cotton, multicolored; brocade letters say “Teresa B.” and “Feliz Año 1990”; warps twisted together to form fringes; 64 cm wide at hem, 83 cm long
Donor:
Gustavus A. Eisen and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
San Cristobal Totonicapan, Totonicapan, Guatemala
Verbatim coll. place:
Totonicapan, Guatemala
Culture or time period:
K'iche'
Collector:
Gustavus A. Eisen
Collection date:
1902
Materials:
Cotton (textile), Silk, and Wool (textile)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
October 20, 1902
Department:
Cat. 3 - Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean Area
Dimensions:
length 83 centimeters and width 64 centimeters
Comment:
See Eisen archive in museum library. Also see references below
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