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Belt

Museum number:
3-16424
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21030016424
Accession number:
Acc.1960
Object count:
1
Description:
Cinta; varicolored silk; animal and geometric motifs; tinsel-wrapped maguey loops; silk pompons and tassels; Length 127 inches.
Donor:
Kathleen Morehouse
Collection place:
San Cristobal Totonicapan, Totonicapan, Guatemala
Verbatim coll. place:
Guatemala; probably San Christobal Totonicapan
Collector:
Emma Lang Morehouse and Herbert Harrison Morehouse
Collection date:
1890-1902
Materials:
Silk
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
1965
Department:
Cat. 3 - Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean Area
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