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Delantal

Museum number:
3-134
Permalink:
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Alternate number:
134 (original number)
Accession number:
Acc.47 and Acc.61
Object count:
1
Description:
Women’s apron or delantal (White cotton-basket weave, twilled and plain brocading in green, yellow, red and blue-warp forms brief fringe at ends. Approximately 92 cm long, 83 cm wide.)
Donor:
Gustavus A. Eisen and Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
Huehuetenango (city), Huehuetenango, Guatemala
Verbatim coll. place:
Huehuetenango, Huehuetenango Department, Guatemala
Culture or time period:
Mam and Maya
Collector:
Gustavus A. Eisen
Collection date:
1902
Materials:
Cotton (textile)
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:
length 80 centimeters and width 93 centimeters
Comment:
Special needs: lightweight See Eisen archive in museum library. See also references below.
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