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Serape

Museum number:
3-3
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21030000003
Alternate number:
3 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
Serape of Martoom; tapestry weave; red, yellow, green, purple and white wool; neck faced with brocaded red ribbon; approximately 2 m 30 cm long and 115 cm wide
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:
Wool yarn
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 230 centimeters and width 115 centimeters
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