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Chamarro

Museum number:
3-12
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21030000012
Alternate number:
12 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
Chamarro of native; wool; twill and tapestry weaves; brown, white, red, blue; long fringe; approximately 2 m long and 90 cm wide REMARKS: Ornamentation ancient
Donor:
Gustavus A. Eisen and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Chichicastenango, Quiché, Guatemala
Verbatim coll. place:
Santo Tomas Chichicastenango, Guatemala
Culture or time period:
K'iche'
Collector:
Gustavus A. Eisen
Collection date:
1902
Materials:
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:
width 90 centimeters and length 230 centimeters
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