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Belt

Museum number:
16-20302
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
MVC-0367 (previous number (MVC number, Mossman-Vitale collection))
Accession number:
Acc.4734
Object count:
1
Description:
belt; 163 cm x 10 cm excluding fringe; handwoven warp- faced white with 4 yellow and 4 navy blue stripes; supplemental weft designs in red and green wool ; designs include deer with antlers, human figure with dress, human figure with pants and hat, bird-like figures, cat-like figure and other geometric designs; 8 cm looped fringe on one end;
Donor:
Kathleen Vitale and Paul Vitale
Collection place:
Ecuador
Verbatim coll. place:
Ecuador
Collector:
Rachel Gould Mossman
Collection date:
1965
Materials:
Cotton (textile) and Wool (textile)
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
June 23, 2006
Department:
Cat. 16 - South America (except Uhle Collection)
Dimensions:
width 10 centimeters and length 163 centimeters
Comment:
Conservation: good
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