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Serape

Museum number:
3-2
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21030000002
Alternate number:
2 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
Serape of Martoom; tapestry weave; multicolored ends finished by knotting together every 6 strands of warp wool; approximately 2 m 20 cm long and 110 cm wide Remarks: "old
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:
2.1 Daily Garb and 2.2 Personal Adornments and Accoutrements
Accession date:
October 20, 1902
Department:
Cat. 3 - Mexico, Central America, and Caribbean Area
Dimensions:
width 110 centimeters and length 220 centimeters
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