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Lienzo

Museum number:
3-32161
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Alternate number:
ACW Guatemala #5 (previous number, Margot Schevill checklist number)
Accession number:
Acc.4804
Object count:
1
Description:
Lienzo (panel) Backstrap loom woven, cotton piece with navy blue warp and ground cloth. Three selvages are finished and one end is cut. Except for one inch at the cut end, the entire piece is double sided (marcador). The marcador designs include typical flowers and birds, predominantly in pinks, blues, greens with yellows and other colors.
Donor:
Anne Connell Wilson
Collection place:
San Antonio Aguas Calientes, Sacatepéquez, Guatemala
Verbatim coll. place:
San Antonio Aguas Calientes
Production place:
San Antonio Aguas Calientes, Sacatepéquez, Guatemala
Culture or time period:
Maya
Collector:
Anne Connell Wilson
Collection date:
July 11, 2009
Materials:
Cotton (textile)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
March 6, 2017
Department:
Cat. 3 - Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean Area
Dimensions:
whole— depth 0.1 centimeters, whole— width 23 centimeters, and whole— length 64 centimeters
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